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Cystiphorolites

Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Holmophyllidae

Taxonomy
Cystiphorolites was named by Miller (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl]. It is not extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Ptychophyllum by Hill (1956).

It was assigned to Holmophyllidae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Cystiphorolites Miller
1981Cystiphorolites Hill
2002Cystiphorolites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyHolmophyllidaeWang 1947
genusCystiphorolitesMiller 1889

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