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Hercocrinus

Crinoidea - Diplobathrida - Anthracocrinidae

Taxonomy
Hercocrinus was named by Hudson (1907). Its type is Hercocrinus elegans.

It was assigned to Parablastoidea by Hudson (1907); to Anthracocrinidae by Ausich (1998); and to Diplobathrida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1907Hercocrinus Hudson
1998Hercocrinus Ausich p. 24
2002Hercocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassCamerataWachsmuth and Springer 1885
infraclassEucamerataCole 2017
orderDiplobathridaMoore and Laudon 1943
superfamilyRhodocrinitoideaRoemer 1855
familyAnthracocrinidaeStrimple and Watkins 1955
genusHercocrinusHudson 1907

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