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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Geyerophyllidae

Kionophyllum was named by Chi (1931) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-l C Step-l Sepkoski's reference number: 163]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1931Kionophyllum Chi
1956Kionophyllum Hill
1981Kionophyllum Hill
2002Kionophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLonsdaleiinaSpasskiy 1974
familyGeyerophyllidaeMinato 1955
genusKionophyllumChi 1931

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.

No diagnoses are available