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Echmatocrinus

Anthozoa - Echmatocrinidae

Taxonomy
Echmatocrinus was named by Sprinkle (1973) [Sepkoski's age data: Cm mMid-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Echmatocrinidae by Ausich and Babcock (1998); to Echmatocrinida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Crinoidea by Bambach et al. (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1973Echmatocrinus Sprinkle p. 177
1998Echmatocrinus Ausich and Babcock p. 194
2002Echmatocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Echmatocrinus Bambach et al. p. S83

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
RankNameAuthor
subclassOctocorallia
familyEchmatocrinidae
genusEchmatocrinus

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