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Stichocystis

Rhombifera - Caryocystitidae

Taxonomy
Stichocystis was named by Jaekel (1918). It is not extant. Its type is Caryocystis geometrica.

It was assigned to Stichocystidae by Regnéll (1945); to Caryocystitidae by Bockelie (1981); and to Rhombifera by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1918Stichocystis Jaekel
1945Stichocystis Regnéll
1981Stichocystis Bockelie
2002Stichocystis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
classRhombiferaZittel 1879
superfamilyCaryocystitidaJaekel 1918
familyCaryocystitidaeJaekel 1918
genusStichocystisJaekel 1918

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