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Amplexiphyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Stereolasmatidae

Taxonomy
Amplexiphyllum was named by Stumm (1949) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi-l D Give]. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Amplexiphyllum Stumm
1956Amplexiphyllum Hill
1981Amplexiphyllum Hill
2002Amplexiphyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStereolasmatina
familyStereolasmatidaeFomichev 1953
genusAmplexiphyllumStumm 1949

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