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Hydnophyllon

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Fungiidae

Taxonomy
Hydnophyllon was named by Eliasova (1974) [Sepkoski's age data: T Pale Sepkoski's reference number: 658]. It is not extant. Its type is Hydnophyllon splendidum.

It was assigned to Fungiidae by Eliasova (1974); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1974Hydnophyllon Eliasova
2002Hydnophyllon Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFungiinaVerrill 1865
superfamilyFungiicaeDana 1846
familyFungiidaeDana 1846
genusHydnophyllon

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