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Ohiocrinus

Crinoidea - Cincinnaticrinidae

Taxonomy
Ohiocrinus was named by Wachsmuth and Springer (1886). Its type is Ohiocrinus laxus.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1886Ohiocrinus Wachsmuth and Springer
1924Ohiocrinus Ulrich
1998Ohiocrinus Ausich p. 26
2002Ohiocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
subclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
Disparida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
superfamilyCincinnaticrinaceaWarn and Strimple 1977
familyCincinnaticrinidaeWarn and Strimple 1977
genusOhiocrinusWachsmuth and Springer 1886

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