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Saffordophyllum

Anthozoa - Favositida - Favositidae

Taxonomy
Saffordophyllum was named by Bassler (1950).

It was assigned to Nyctoporinae by Klaamann (1966); to Paleofavositinae by Hill (1981); and to Tabulata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1950Saffordophyllum Bassler
1966Saffordophyllum Klaamann
1981Saffordophyllum Hill
2002Saffordophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassTabulataMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
RankNameAuthor
orderFavositidaWedekind 1937
familyFavositidaeDana 1846
subfamilyPaleofavositinaeSokolov 1981
genusSaffordophyllumBassler 1950

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