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Cystiphyllum Lonsdale 1839 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Cystiphyllida - Cystiphyllidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 5349

Synonyms: Coronoruga Strusz 1961 (no. 119623), Cystilasma Zaprudskaya and Ivanovskiy 1962 (no. 119255)

Parent taxon: Cystiphyllidae according to D. Hill 1956

Sister taxa: Asperophyllum, Atopocystis, Bucanophyllum, Ceriocysta, Coleophyllum, Cystiphylloides, Diplochone, Edaphophyllum, Holcocystis, Mackenziephyllum, Microplasma, Pseudodigonophyllum, Zonophyllum

Subtaxa: Cystiphyllum (Cruciphyllum), Cystiphyllum (Cysticonophyllum), Cystiphyllum (Gyalophyllum), Cystiphyllum (Gyaloplasma), Cystiphyllum (Hedstroemophyllum), Cystiphyllum visbyense

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder