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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Stylophyllidae

Pinacophyllum was named by Frech (1890) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Carn J Plie Sepkoski's reference number: 2,825,1120]. It is not extant. Its type is Pinacophyllum parallelum.

It was assigned to Stylophyllidae by Roniewicz and Michalík (1998); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Pinacophyllum Frech
1998Pinacophyllum Roniewicz and Michalík p. 395
2002Pinacophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderStylophyllinaBeauvais 1981
familyStylophyllidaeVolz 1896

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