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Jaekelocarpus

Stylophora - Mitrata - Jaekelocarpidae

Taxonomy
Jaekelocarpus was named by Kolata et al. (1991) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-u Sepkoski's reference number: 675,937]. It is not extant. Its type is Jaekelocarpus oklahomensis. It is the type genus of Jaekelocarpidae.

It was assigned to Jaekelocarpidae by Kolata et al. (1991).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Jaekelocarpus Kolata et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classStylophora
orderMitrataJaekel 1918
suborderPeltocystidaJefferies 1973
familyJaekelocarpidae
genusJaekelocarpus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
D. R. Kolata et al. 1991Same characters as the family