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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Entelophyllidae

Entelophyllum was named by Wedekind (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u S Ludl-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Arachnophyllinae by Hill (1956); to Entelophyllidae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

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  • Xylodes was named by Lang et al. (1927). It is not extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Entelophyllum by Hill (1956).
  • Stereoxylodes was named by Wang (1947). It is not extant.

    It was synonymized subjectively with Entelophyllum by Hill (1956).
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Xylodes Lang et al.
1927Entelophyllum Wedekind
1947Stereoxylodes Wang
1956Entelophyllum Hill
1981Entelophyllum Hill
2002Entelophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderArachnophyllinaZhavoronkova 1972
familyEntelophyllidaeHill 1940
genusEntelophyllumWedekind 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.

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