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Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Cystiphyllidae

Cystiphyllum (Zonophyllum) was named by Wedekind (1924) [Sepkoski's age data: D l D Give Sepkoski's reference number: 1240]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Zonophyllum by Hill (1956), Sepkoski (2002) and Pedder (2004).

It was assigned to Zonophyllinae by Hill (1956); to Cystiphyllum by Wedekind (1924) and Hill (1981); to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002); and to Cystiphyllidae by Pedder (2004).

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Cystiphyllum (Zonophyllum) Wedekind
1956Zonophyllum Hill
1981Cystiphyllum (Zonophyllum) Hill
2002Zonophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Zonophyllum Pedder p. 847

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderCystiphyllidaNicholson 1889
familyCystiphyllidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
genusZonophyllum(Wedekind 1924)

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.

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