Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy   Age range and collections


Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

Lobophyllia was named by Blainville (1830) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi R Sepkoski's reference number: 796]. It is extant. Its type is Lobophyllia requieni.

It was assigned to Mussidae by Veron (2000); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1830Lobophyllia Blainville
2000Lobophyllia Veron p. 38
2002Lophophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyMussidaeOrtmann 1890
genusLobophylliaBlainville 1830

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.

No diagnoses are available