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Kopficystis

Stylophora - Mitrata - Placocystitidae

Taxonomy
Kopficystis was named by Parsley (1991) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-m Sepkoski's reference number: 937]. It is not extant. Its type is Kopficystis kirkfieldi.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1991Kopficystis Parsley p. 35
2002Kopficystis Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classStylophora
orderMitrataJaekel 1918
suborderAnomalocystitidaCaster 1952
familyPlacocystitidaeCaster 1952
subfamilyPlacocystitinaeCaster 1952
genusKopficystis

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