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Mazaphyllum

Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Holmophyllidae

Taxonomy
Mazaphyllum was named by Crook (1955) [Sepkoski's age data: ]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Holmophyllidae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Mazaphyllum Crook
1981Mazaphyllum Hill
2002Mazaphyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyHolmophyllidaeWang 1947
genusMazaphyllumCrook 1955

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