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Retiophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Laccophyllidae

Taxonomy
Retiophyllum was named by Pocta (1902) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi D Emsi Sepkoski's reference number: 422,1240]. It is not extant.

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

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1902Retiophyllum Pocta
1981Retiophyllum Hill
2002Retiophyllum 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
genusRetiophyllumPocta 1902

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