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Kyphophyllum Wedekind 1927 (horn coral)

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Kyphophyllidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 5571

Synonym: Cyphophyllum Lang et al. 1940 (taxon 111309)

Parent taxon: Kyphophyllidae according to D. L. Kaljo 1958

Sister taxa: Donacophyllum, Kakisaphyllinae, Kyphophyllinae, Maikottaphyllum, Neokyphophyllum, Pilophylloides, Pilophyllum, Pseudoendophyllum, Strombodes, Wintunastraea

Subtaxa: Kyphophyllum greggi, Kyphophyllum schmidti

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Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder