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Melocrinites

Crinoidea - Monobathrida

Taxonomy
Melocrinites was named by Goldfuss (1831) [Sepkoski's age data: D Gedi D Fras-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1065].

It was assigned to Monobathrida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1831Melocrinites Goldfuss p. 197 figs. 1A-1Ca, Pl. 60
2002Melocrinites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassCamerataWachsmuth and Springer 1885
infraclassEucamerataCole 2017
orderMonobathridaMoore and Laudon 1943
genusMelocrinitesGoldfuss 1831

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available