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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Aulophyllidae

Rylstonia was named by Hudson and Platt (1927) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-u C Vise-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cyathopsidae by Hill (1956); to Amygdalophyllinae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Rylstonia Hudson and Platt
1956Rylstonia Hill
1981Rylstonia Hill
2002Rylstonia Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
familyAulophyllidaeDybowski 1873
subfamilyAmygdalophyllinaeGrabau 1935
genusRylstoniaHudson and Platt 1927

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