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Anthozoa - Stauriida - Lithostrotionidae

Thysanophyllum was named by Nicholson and Thomson (1876) [Sepkoski's age data: ]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Lithostrotion (Thysanophyllum) by Easton (1960).

It was assigned to Lonsdaleiinae by Hill (1956); to Lithostrotion by Easton (1960); to Thysanophyllinae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1876Thysanophyllum Nicholson and Thomson
1956Thysanophyllum Hill
1960Lithostrotion (Thysanophyllum) Easton p. 576
1981Thysanophyllum Hill
2002Thysanophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderLithostrotioninaSpasskiy and Kachanov 1971
familyLithostrotionidaed'Orbigny 1851
genusThysanophyllumNicholson and Thomson 1876

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