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Homocrinus

Crinoidea - Homocrinida - Homocrinidae

Taxonomy
Homocrinus was named by Hall (1852). It is the type genus of Homocrinidae.

It was assigned to Homocrinidae by Ulrich (1924) and Ausich (1998); and to Disparida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1852Homocrinus Hall
1924Homocrinus Ulrich
1998Homocrinus Ausich p. 26
2002Homocrinus 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
familyHomocrinidaeKirk 1914
genusHomocrinusHall 1852

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