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Biphyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Aulophyllidae

Taxonomy
Biphyllum was named by Fedorowski (1971) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1971Biphyllum Fedorowski
1981Biphyllum Hill
2002Biphyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderAulophyllina
familyAulophyllidaeDybowski 1873
subfamilyDibunophyllinaeWang 1950
genusBiphyllumFedorowski 1971

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