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Lepidocystis

Eocrinoidea - Imbricata

Taxonomy
Lepidocystis was named by Foerste (1938) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm Boto-u Sepkoski's reference number: 654]. Its type is Lepidocystis wanneri.

It was assigned to Imbricata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Lepidocystis Foerste
2002Lepidocystis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
classEocrinoideaJaekel 1918
orderImbricata
genusLepidocystisFoerste 1938

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