Full reference: B. F. Zhang. 1977. Taxonomic names in Anthozoa section. Palaeontological Atlas of South-Central China 2:109-270
Sister taxa: Iranophyllum (Iranophyllum), Iranophyllum (Laophyllum), Iranophyllum cylindricum, Iranophyllum guizhouense, Iranophyllum shirasakiense, Iranophyllum splendens, Iranophyllum xainzaense, Iranophyllum zhongguoense
Type specimen: IV 16002. Its type locality is Dengzhou, Debao County, which is in a Kungurian shallow subtidal limestone in the Qixia Formation of China.
Ecology: stationary epifaunal suspension feeder