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Barycrinus

Crinoidea - Cladida - Botryocrinidae

Taxonomy
Barycrinus was named by Meeke and Worthen (1868) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-u C Vise-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Barycrinus spurius.

It was assigned to Botryocrinidae by McIntosh (1984); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
B. spurius (type species)
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1868Barycrinus Meeke and Worthen
1984Barycrinus McIntosh
2002Barycrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
orderCladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
familyBotryocrinidaeBather 1899
genusBarycrinusMeeke and Worthen 1868

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