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Phymatophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Zaphrentidae

Taxonomy
Phymatophyllum was named by Stumm (1965) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi D Eife Sepkoski's reference number: 1240]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Phymatophyllum Stumm
1981Phymatophyllum Hill
2002Phymatophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderCyathophyllinaNicholson 1889
familyZaphrentidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
genusPhymatophyllumStumm 1965

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