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Discocystis

Edrioasteroidea - Isorophida - Agelacrinitidae

Taxonomy
Discocystis was named by Gregory (1897) [Sepkoski's age data: C Serp-l C Step-u Sepkoski's reference number: 318,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Agelacrinitidae by Regnéll (1966); and to Isorophida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Discocystis Gregory
1966Discocystis Regnéll
2002Discocystis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
classEdrioasteroideaBillings 1858
orderIsorophida
familyAgelacrinitidaeClarke 1901
genusDiscocystisGregory 1897

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