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Variseptophyllum

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Disphyllidae

Taxonomy
Variseptophyllum was named by Kong (1978) [Sepkoski's age data: D m]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1978Variseptophyllum Kong
1981Variseptophyllum Hill
2002Variseptophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderColumnariinaRominger 1876
familyDisphyllidaeHill 1939
subfamilySpongonariinaeCrickmay 1962
genusVariseptophyllumKong 1978

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