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Donacophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Kyphophyllidae

Taxonomy
Donacophyllum was named by Dybowski (1873) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg S Ludl Sepkoski's reference number: 1240]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1873Donacophyllum Dybowski
1981Donacophyllum Hill
2002Donacophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderKetophyllinaZhavoronkova 1972
familyKyphophyllidaeWedekind 1927
genusDonacophyllumDybowski 1873

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