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Rhipidocystis

Rhombifera -

Taxonomy
Rhipidocystis was named by Jaekel (1901) [Sepkoski's age data: O Aren-u O Cara-l Sepkoski's reference number: 805,1066]. Its type is Rhipidocystis gigas.

It was assigned to Rhombifera by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1901Rhipidocystis Jaekel
2002Rhipidocystis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
classRhombiferaZittel 1879
genusRhipidocystisJaekel 1901

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