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Gshelia

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Bothrophyllidae

Taxonomy
Gshelia was named by Shtukenberg (1888) [Sepkoski's age data: C Step-u]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1888Gshelia Shtukenberg
1956Gshelia Hill
1981Gshelia Hill
2002Gshelia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderCaniniinaWang 1950
familyBothrophyllidaeFomichev 1953
genusGsheliaShtukenberg 1888

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