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Hexaphyllia

Anthozoa - Heterocorallia - Heterophylliidae

Taxonomy
Hexaphyllia was named by Shtukenberg (1904) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1240]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1904Hexaphyllia Shtukenberg
1981Hexaphyllia Hill
2002Hexaphyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
orderHeterocoralliaSchindewolf 1941
familyHeterophylliidaeDybowski 1873
genusHexaphylliaShtukenberg 1904

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