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Crepidosoma

Ophiuroidea - Encrinasteridae

Taxonomy
Crepidosoma was named by Spencer (1930) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl D Sieg-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Crepidosoma wenlocki.

It was assigned to Euzonosomatidae by Spencer (1930); to Encrinasteridae by Owen (1965) and Spencer and Wright (1966); to Encrinasterinae by Harper and Morris (1978); and to Oegophiurida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1930Crepidosoma Spencer
1965Crepidosoma Owen p. 553
1966Crepidosoma Spencer and Wright p. U85
1978Crepidosoma Harper and Morris p. 156
2002Crepidosoma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumAsterozoa
classOphiuroidea
familyEncrinasteridae
subfamilyEncrinasterinae
genusCrepidosoma

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