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Palaeocyclus

Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Palaeocyclidae

Taxonomy
Palaeocyclus was named by Milne-Edwards and Haime (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ldov-u S Wenl-l]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Palaeocyclus Milne-Edwards and Haime
1981Palaeocyclus Hill
2002Palaeocyclus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyPalaeocyclidaeDybowski 1873
genusPalaeocyclusMilne-Edwards and Haime 1849

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