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Paralleynia

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Laccophyllidae

Taxonomy
Paralleynia was named by Soshkina (1936) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon]. It is not extant.

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

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1936Paralleynia Soshkina
1981Paralleynia Hill
2002Paralleynia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderMetriophyllinaSpasskiy 1965
familyLaccophyllidaeGrabau 1928
subfamilyAmplexocariniinaeSoshkina 1941
genusParalleyniaSoshkina 1936

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