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Homalophyllites

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Zaphrentoididae

Taxonomy
Homalophyllites was named by Easton (1944) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-l C Vise-u]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1944Homalophyllites Easton
1956Homalophyllites Hill
1981Homalophyllites Hill
2002Homalophyllites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStereolasmatina
familyZaphrentoididaeSchindewolf 1938
subfamilyZaphrentoidinaeSchindewolf 1938
genusHomalophyllitesEaston 1944

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