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Cheirocrinus penniger

Rhombifera - Cheirocrinidae

Taxonomy
Cyathocrinus penniger was named by Eichwald (1842). It is the type species of Cheirocrinus.

It was recombined as Cheirocrinus penniger by Regnéll (1945).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1945Cheirocrinus penniger Regnéll

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
classRhombiferaZittel 1879
superfamilyGlyptocystitoidaBather 1899
familyCheirocrinidaeJaekel 1899
genusCheirocrinusEichwald 1856
speciespenniger(Eichwald 1842)

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