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Syzygophyllia

Anthozoa - Scleractinia - Mussidae

Taxonomy
Syzygophyllia was named by Reuss (1860) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u T Plio-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1110]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Mussidae by Roniewicz and Stolarski (1991); and to Scleractinia by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1860Syzygophyllia Reuss
1991Syzygophyllia Roniewicz and Stolarski p. 76
2002Syzygophyllia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassZoanthariade Blainville 1830
RankNameAuthor
orderScleractiniaBourne 1900
suborderFaviinaVaughan and Wells 1943
familyMussidaeOrtmann 1890
genusSyzygophylliaReuss 1860

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