Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Cylindrostylus

Anthozoa - Auloporida - Multithecoporidae

Taxonomy
Cylindrostylus was named by Sokolov (1955) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Multithecoporidae by Hill (1981); and to Tabulata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Cylindrostylus Sokolov
1981Cylindrostylus Hill
2002Cylindrostylus Sepkoski, Jr.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
RankNameAuthor
orderAuloporidaSokolov 1947
superfamilySyringoporicaeFromentel 1861
familyMultithecoporidaeSokolov 1950
genusCylindrostylusSokolov 1955

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.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available