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Sclerophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Paliphyllidae

Taxonomy
Sclerophyllum was named by Reyman (1956) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg-m S Ldov]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1956Sclerophyllum Reyman
1981Sclerophyllum Hill
2002Sclerophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStreptelasmatinaWedekind 1927
familyPaliphyllidaeSoshkina 1955
genusSclerophyllumReyman 1956

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