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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Paliphyllidae

Paliphyllum was named by Soshkina (1955). Its type is Paliphyllum primarium.

It was assigned to Paliphyllidae by Kaljo (1958), Neuman (1968) and Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Paliphyllum Soshkina
1958Paliphyllum Kaljo
1968Paliphyllum Neuman
1981Paliphyllum Hill
2002Paliphyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStreptelasmatinaWedekind 1927
familyPaliphyllidaeSoshkina 1955
genusPaliphyllumSoshkina 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.

No diagnoses are available