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Compressiphyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Streptelasmatidae

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

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1949Compressiphyllum Stumm
1956Compressiphyllum Hill
1981Compressiphyllum Hill
2002Compressiphyllum 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
subfamilyHomalophyllinaeAltevogt 1965
genusCompressiphyllumStumm 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