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Myriophyllum

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Conophyllidae

Taxonomy
Myriophyllum was named by Cuif (1975) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Ladi-u J Plie Sepkoski's reference number: 185,682].

It was assigned to Cyclastraeidae by Chevalier and Beauvais (1986); to Conophylliidae by Beauvais (1986); to Procyclolitidae by Turnsek (1997); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1975Myriophyllum Cuif
1986Myriophyllum Beauvais
1986Myriophyllum Chevalier and Beauvais
1997Myriophyllum Turnsek
2002Myriophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderArchaeofungiinaAlloiteau 1952
familyConophyllidaeAlloiteau 1952
genusMyriophyllumCuif 1975

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