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Leonardophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Verbeekiellidae

Taxonomy
Leonardophyllum was named by Moore and Jeffords (1941) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l P Djhu Sepkoski's reference number: 893]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Leonardophyllum Moore and Jeffords
1956Leonardophyllum Hill
1981Leonardophyllum Hill
2002Leonardophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderPlerophyllinaSokolov 1960
familyVerbeekiellidaeSchouppé and Stacul 1955
genusLeonardophyllumMoore and Jeffords 1941

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