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Anomalocystites

Stylophora - Mitrata - Anomalocystitidae

Taxonomy
Anomalocystites was named by Hall (1858) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Anomalocystites cornutus. It is the type genus of Anomalocystitinae.

It was assigned to Anomalocystitinae by Parsley (1991); and to Mitrata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Anomalocystites Hall p. 279
1952Basslerocystis Caster pp. 22-26
1991Anomalocystites Parsley p. 19
2002Anomalocystites Sepkoski, Jr.
2002Basslerocystis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classStylophora
orderMitrataJaekel 1918
suborderAnomalocystitidaCaster 1952
familyAnomalocystitidaeBassler 1938
subfamilyAnomalocystitinaeBassler 1938
genusAnomalocystitesHall 1858

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