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Metallagecrinus

Crinoidea - Allagecrinidae

Taxonomy
Metallagecrinus was named by Strimple (1966) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon P Guad-u].

It was assigned to Allagecrinidae by Strimple and Sevastopulo (1982); and to Disparida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Metallagecrinus Strimple p. 109
1982Metallagecrinus Strimple and Sevastopulo p. 1451
2002Metallagecrinus 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)
superfamilyAllagecrinoideaCarpenter and Etheridge 1881
familyAllagecrinidaeCapenter and Etheridge 1881
genusMetallagecrinus

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