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Virucrinus

Crinoidea -

Taxonomy
Virucrinus was named by Rozhnov (1990) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llde O Cara-m]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Disparida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1990Virucrinus Rozhnov
2002Virucrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Life
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
superorderDisparida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
genusVirucrinusRozhnov 1990

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