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Siphonophyllia

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Cyathopsidae

Taxonomy
Siphonophyllia was named by Scouler (1844) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 174,680]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1844Siphonophyllia Scouler
1956Siphonophyllia Hill
2002Siphonophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderCaniniinaWang 1950
familyCyathopsidaeDybowski 1873
genusSiphonophylliaScouler 1844

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