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Litocrinus

Crinoidea - Allagecrinidae

Taxonomy
Litocrinus was named by Lane and Sevastopulo (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-l C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 906]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Allagecrinidae by Webster and Jell (1992); and to Disparida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Litocrinus Lane and Sevastopulo
1992Litocrinus Webster and Jell p. 331
2002Litocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Life
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
superorderDisparida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
superfamilyAllagecrinoideaCarpenter and Etheridge 1881
familyAllagecrinidaeCapenter and Etheridge 1881
genusLitocrinusLane and Sevastopulo 1982

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