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Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Margarophylliidae

Semidistichophyllum was named by Deng and Kong (1984) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Sepkoski's reference number: 836]. Its type is Semidistichophyllum guizhouensis.

It was assigned to Margarophylliidae by Deng and Kong (1984); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1984Semidistichophyllum Deng and Kong
2002Semidistichophyllum Sepkoski, Jr.

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phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderDistichophylliinaBeauvais 1980
familyMargarophylliidaeCuif 1977

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