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Penicillicrinus

Crinoidea - Homocrinida - Homocrinidae

Taxonomy
Penicillicrinus was named by Warn (1982) [Sepkoski's age data: O Cara-l]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1982Penicillicrinus Warn
1998Penicillicrinus Ausich p. 26
2002Penicillicrinus 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
genusPenicillicrinusWarn 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