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Ellipsocyathus

Anthozoa -

Taxonomy
Ellipsocyathus was named by d'Orbigny (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Ellipsocyathus d'Orbigny
2002Ellipsocyathus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
RankNameAuthor
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
genusEllipsocyathusd'Orbigny 1849

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