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Allotropiophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Hapsiphyllidae

Taxonomy
Allotropiophyllum was named by Grabau (1928) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour P Guad]. It is not extant. Its type is Allotropiophyllum sinense.

It was assigned to Hapsiphyllidae by Hill (1956); to Hapsiphyllinae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1928Allotropiophyllum Grabau
1956Allotropiophyllum Hill
1981Allotropiophyllum Hill
2002Allotropiophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Life
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStereolasmatina
familyHapsiphyllidaeGrabau 1928
subfamilyHapsiphyllinaeGrabau 1928
genusAllotropiophyllumGrabau 1928

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