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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Bothrophyllidae

Bothrophyllum was named by Trautschold (1879) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u C Mosc Sepkoski's reference number: 680,1240]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1879Bothrophyllum Trautschold
1956Bothrophyllum Hill
1981Bothrophyllum Hill
2002Bothrophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderCaniniinaWang 1950
familyBothrophyllidaeFomichev 1953
genusBothrophyllumTrautschold 1879

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.

No diagnoses are available