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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Aulophyllidae

Clisiophyllum was named by Dana (1846) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u C Serp-u Sepkoski's reference number: 163,174,680]. It is not extant.

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

  • Clisaxophyllum was named by Grabau (1931). It is not extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Clisiophyllum by Hill (1956).
  • Clisiaxophyllum was named by Lang et al. (1940). It is not extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Clisiophyllum by Hill (1956).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1846Clisiophyllum Dana
1931Clisaxophyllum Grabau
1940Clisiaxophyllum Lang et al.
1956Clisiophyllum Hill
1981Clisiophyllum Hill
2002Clisiophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
familyAulophyllidaeDybowski 1873
subfamilyClisiophyllinaeNicholson 1889
genusClisiophyllumDana 1846

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