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Bucanophyllum

Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Cystiphyllidae

Taxonomy
Bucanophyllum was named by Ulrich (1886) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Bucanophyllum Ulrich
1956Bucanophyllum Hill
1981Bucanophyllum Hill
2002Bucanophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyCystiphyllidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
genusBucanophyllumUlrich 1886

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