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Donophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Yatsengiidae

Taxonomy
Donophyllum was named by Fomichev (1939) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-u C Mosc-l]. It is not extant.

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

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1939Donophyllum Fomichev
1981Donophyllum Hill
2002Donophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
familyYatsengiidae()
genusDonophyllumFomichev 1939

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