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Axophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Axophyllidae

Taxonomy
Axophyllum was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1850) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 163,680]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Axophyllidae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1850Axophyllum Milne-Edwards and Haime
1981Axophyllum Hill
2002Axophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLonsdaleiinaSpasskiy 1974
familyAxophyllidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1851
genusAxophyllumMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850

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