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Ateleocystites

Stylophora - Mitrata

Taxonomy
Ateleocystites was named by Billings (1858). Its type is Ateleocystites huxleyi.

It was assigned to Anomalocystitidae by Regnéll (1945); to Placocystitinae by Parsley (1991); to Mitrocystitida by Lefebvre (2000); and to Mitrata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1858Ateleocystites Billings
1945Ateleocystites Regnéll
1991Ateleocystites Parsley p. 35
2000Ateleocystites Lefebvre p. 904
2002Ateleocystites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
classStylophora
orderMitrataJaekel 1918
suborderMitrocystitidaCaster 1952
genusAteleocystitesBillings 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