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Dokophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Ketophyllidae

Taxonomy
Dokophyllum was named by Wedekind (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l S Ludl]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Dokophyllum Wedekind
1981Dokophyllum Hill
2002Dokophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderKetophyllinaZhavoronkova 1972
familyKetophyllidaeLecompte 1952
genusDokophyllumWedekind 1927

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