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Monstrocrinus

Crinoidea - Diplobathrida

Taxonomy
Monstrocrinus was named by Schmidt (1942) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi-u D Eife].

It was assigned to Diplobathrida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Monstrocrinus Schmidt p. 213 figs. 1-7, Pl. 16; 60
2002Monstrocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassCamerataWachsmuth and Springer 1885
infraclassEucamerataCole 2017
orderDiplobathrida
genusMonstrocrinusSchmidt 1942

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