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Caninophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Bothrophyllidae

Taxonomy
Caninophyllum was named by Lewis (1929) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u C Step-u Sepkoski's reference number: 680]. 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
1929Caninophyllum Lewis
1956Caninophyllum Hill
1981Caninophyllum Hill
2002Caninophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderCaniniinaWang 1950
familyBothrophyllidaeFomichev 1953
genusCaninophyllumLewis 1929

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