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Breviphrentis

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Streptelasmatidae

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

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

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

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStreptelasmatinaWedekind 1927
familyStreptelasmatidaeNicholson 1889
subfamilyBreviphyllinae
genusBreviphrentisStumm 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