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Glaucocrinus

Crinoidea - Homocrinida - Cincinnaticrinidae

Taxonomy
Glaucocrinus was named by Parks and Alcock (1912) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-m]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cincinnaticrinidae by Ausich (1998); and to Disparida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Glaucocrinus Parks and Alcock
1998Glaucocrinus Ausich p. 26
2002Glaucocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
superorderDisparida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
orderHomocrinida
familyCincinnaticrinidaeWarn and Strimple 1977
genusGlaucocrinusParks and Alcock 1912

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