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Heterophyllia

Anthozoa - Heterocorallia - Heterophylliidae

Taxonomy
Heterophyllia was named by McCoy (1849) [Sepkoski's age data: D Fame-u C Vise-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Heterophylliidae by Hill (1981); and to Heterocorallia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1849Heterophyllia McCoy
1981Heterophyllia Hill
2002Heterophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderHeterocoralliaSchindewolf 1941
familyHeterophylliidaeDybowski 1873
genusHeterophylliaMcCoy 1849

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