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Cryptoblastus

Spiraculata

Taxonomy
Cryptoblastus was named by Etherridge and Carpender (1886) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-l C Tour-u Sepkoski's reference number: 2,918]. It is not extant. Its type is Cryptoblastus rowleyi.

It was assigned to Spiraculata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Cryptoblastus Etherridge, Jr. and Carpender p. 229
2002Cryptoblastus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subclassBlastoideaSay 1825
orderSpiraculataJaekel 1918
genusCryptoblastusEtherridge and Carpender 1886

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