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Hirneacrinus

- Hirneacrinidae

Taxonomy
Hirneacrinus was named by Frest and Strimple (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: S Wenl-l Sepkoski's reference number: 243]. It is not extant. Its type is Hirneacrinus cupellaeformis.

It was assigned to Hirneacrinidae by Frest and Strimple (1977); and to Diplobathrida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Hirneacrinus Frest and Strimple
2002Hirneacrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
superfamilyPlatycrinitaceaAustin and Austin 1843
familyHirneacrinidae
RankNameAuthor
genusHirneacrinusFrest and Strimple 1977

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