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Gyrocystis

Cincta - Gyrocystidae

Taxonomy
Gyrocystis is a genus. It is not extant. Its type is Gyrocystis platessa. It is the type genus of Gyrocystidae.

It was assigned to Cincta by Sepkoski (2002); and to Gyrocystidae by Zamora and Alvaro (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Gyrocystis Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Gyrocystis Zamora and Alvaro p. 1352

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
classCincta(Jaekel 1918)
familyGyrocystidaeJaekel 1918
genusGyrocystis

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