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Megaliocrinus

Crinoidea - Monobathrida - Paragaricocrinidae

Taxonomy
Megaliocrinus was named by Moore and Laudon (1942) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-l C Mosc-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Megaliocrinus aplatus.

It was assigned to Paragaricocrinidae by Moore and Strimple (1973); and to Monobathrida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Megaliocrinus Moore and Laudon
1973Megaliocrinus Moore and Strimple
2002Megaliocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassCamerataWachsmuth and Springer 1885
orderMonobathridaMoore and Laudon 1943
superfamilyPeriechocrinoideaBronn 1849
familyParagaricocrinidaeMoore and Laudon 1942
genusMegaliocrinusMoore and Laudon 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