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Cymatelasma

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Ptenophyllidae

Taxonomy
Cymatelasma was named by Hill and Butler (1936) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u S Ludl]. It is not extant.

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

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Cymatelasma Hill and Butler
1956Cymatelasma Hill
1981Cymatelasma Hill
2002Cymatelasma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderPtenophyllinaWedekind 1927
familyPtenophyllidaeWedekind 1923
subfamilyActinocystinaeWedekind 1927
genusCymatelasmaHill and Butler 1936

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