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Metasterocystis

Diploporita -

Taxonomy
Metasterocystis is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Diploporita by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Metasterocystis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
classDiploporitaMüller 1854
genusMetasterocystis

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