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Embolophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Ptenophyllidae

Taxonomy
Embolophyllum was named by Pedder (1967) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi D Eife Sepkoski's reference number: 422,1240]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Ptenophyllidae by Pedder (1967); to Ptenophyllinae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1967Embolophyllum Pedder
1981Embolophyllum Hill
2002Embolophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderPtenophyllinaWedekind 1927
familyPtenophyllidaeWedekind 1923
subfamilyPtenophyllinaeWedekind 1923
genusEmbolophyllumPedder 1967

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