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Neocystiphyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Lykophyllidae

Taxonomy
Neocystiphyllum was named by Wedekind (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl]. It is not extant.

It was synonymized subjectively with Phaulactis by Hill (1956).

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Neocystiphyllum Wedekind
1981Neocystiphyllum Hill
2002Neocystiphyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLycophyllinaZhavoronkova 1972
familyLykophyllidaeWedekind 1927
genusNeocystiphyllumWedekind 1927

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