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Nephelophyllum

Anthozoa - Kepingophyllidae

Taxonomy
Nephelophyllum was named by Wu and Zhao (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash P Sakm Sepkoski's reference number: 1086]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Petalaxidae by Hill (1981); to Kepingophyllidae by Zhang (2002); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Nephelophyllum Wu and Zhao
1981Nephelophyllum Hill
2002Nephelophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Nephelophyllum Zhang p. 286

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
familyKepingophyllidaeWu and Zhou 1982
genusNephelophyllumWu and Zhao 1974

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