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Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Digonophyllidae

Mesophyllum (Lekanophyllum) was named by Wedekind (1923) [Sepkoski's age data: D m Sepkoski's reference number: 1240]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Lekanophyllum by Zhen (1995) and Sepkoski (2002).

It was assigned to Mesophyllum by Wedekind (1923) and Hill (1956); to Digonophyllidae by Zhen (1995); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1923Mesophyllum (Lekanophyllum) Wedekind
1956Mesophyllum (Lekanophyllum) Hill
1995Lekanophyllum Zhen
2002Lekanophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyDigonophyllidaeWedekind 1923
genusLekanophyllum(Wedekind 1923)

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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