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Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Cystiphyllidae

Diplochone was named by Frech (1886) [Sepkoski's age data: D Sieg D Give Sepkoski's reference number: 422]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Diplochone Frech
1956Diplochone Hill
1981Diplochone Hill
2002Diplochone Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyCystiphyllidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
genusDiplochoneFrech 1886

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