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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Lithostrotionidae

Kwangsiphyllum was named by Grabau and Yoh (1931) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-l]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1931Kwangsiphyllum Grabau and Yoh
1956Kwangsiphyllum Hill
1981Kwangsiphyllum Hill
2002Kwangsiphyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLithostrotioninaSpasskiy and Kachanov 1971
familyLithostrotionidaed'Orbigny 1851
subfamilyDiphyphyllinaeDybowski 1873
genusKwangsiphyllumGrabau and Yoh 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