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Ampelocrinus

Crinoidea - Cladida - Ampelocrinidae

Taxonomy
Ampelocrinus was named by Kirk (1942) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Serp-l Sepkoski's reference number: 660]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Ampelocrinidae by Webster and Jell (1999); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Ampelocrinus Kirk
1999Ampelocrinus Webster and Jell p. 317
2002Ampelocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
orderCladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
orderAmpelocrinida
familyAmpelocrinidaeKirk 1942
genusAmpelocrinusKirk 1942

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