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Heliophyllum Hall 1846 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Zaphrentidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 5489

Synonym: Heliogonium Chapman 1893 (taxon 111322)

Parent taxon: Zaphrentidae according to D. Hill 1956

Sister taxa: Aemulophyllum, Cyathocylindrium, Heliophylloides, Keriophyllum, Phymatophyllum, Zaphrenthis

Subtaxa: Heliophyllum confluens, Heliophyllum halli

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder