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Athlocrinus

Crinoidea - Laudonocrinidae

Taxonomy
Athlocrinus was named by Moore and Plummer (1940) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-u C Step-l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Laudonocrinidae by Moore and Strimple (1973); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Athlocrinus Moore and Plummer
1973Athlocrinus Moore and Strimple
2002Athlocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
subclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
Cladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
superfamilyLophocrinaceaBather 1899
familyLaudonocrinidaeMoore and Strimple 1973
genusAthlocrinusMoore and Plummer 1940

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