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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Opisthophyllidae

Pseudopisthophyllum was named by Geyer (1955) [Sepkoski's age data: J Tith-u K l Sepkoski's reference number: 658,868]. It is not extant. Its type is Pseudopisthophyllum berckhemeri.

It was assigned to Amphiastreidae by Geyer (1955); to Amphiastraeidae by Eliasova (1975); to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002); and to Opisthophyllidae by Baron-Szabo (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1955Pseudopisthophyllum Geyer
1975Pseudopisthophyllum Eliasova p. 18
2002Pseudopisthophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Pseudopisthophyllum Baron-Szabo

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderAmphiastraeinaAlloiteau 1952
familyOpisthophyllidaeGeyer 1955

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