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Rhizostomites was named by Haeckel (1866) [Sepkoski's age data: J Tith-l].

It was assigned to Lithorhizostomatida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Metazoa by Mayoral et al. (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Rhizostomites Haeckel
2002Rhizostomites Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Rhizostomites Mayoral et al. p. 194

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genusRhizostomitesHaeckel 1866

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

No diagnoses are available