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Comarocystites

Paracrinoidea - Comarocystitida - Comarocystitidae

Taxonomy
Comarocystites was named by Billings (1854) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-l O Cara-m Sepkoski's reference number: 706].

It was assigned to Comarocystitidae by Parsley and Mintz (1975); and to Comarocystitida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1854Comarocystites Billings pp. 268-270
1975Comarocystites Parsley and Mintz p. 28
2002Comarocystites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumParacrinozoaParsley and Mintz 1975
classParacrinoideaRegnell 1945
orderComarocystitidaParsley and Mintz 1975
familyComarocystitidae(Bather 1899)
genusComarocystitesBillings 1854

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