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Stereophyllum

Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Digonophyllidae

Taxonomy
Stereophyllum was named by Schlüter (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: D Eife]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Stereophyllum Schlüter
1956Stereophyllum Hill
1981Stereophyllum Hill
2002Stereophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyDigonophyllidaeWedekind 1923
genusStereophyllumSchlüter 1889

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