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Amplexizaphrentis

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Hapsiphyllidae

Taxonomy
Amplexizaphrentis was named by Vaughan (1906) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 174,680]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Hapsiphyllidae by Easton (1975); to Hapsiphyllinae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1906Amplexizaphrentis Vaughan
1944Triplophyllites Easton
1962Enniskillenia Kabakovich
1975Amplexizaphrentis Easton
1975Triplophyllites Easton
1981Amplexizaphrentis Hill
2002Amplexizaphrentis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStereolasmatina
familyHapsiphyllidaeGrabau 1928
subfamilyHapsiphyllinaeGrabau 1928
genusAmplexizaphrentisVaughan 1906

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