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Carabocrinus

Cyathocrinida

Taxonomy
Carabocrinus was named by Billings (1857) [Sepkoski's age data: O Llde-u O Ashg-m]. It is not extant. Its type is Carabocrinus radiatus.

It was assigned to Carabocrinidae by Parsley (1981); to Porocrinidae by Ausich (1998); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Species
Species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1857Carabocrinus Billings
1981Carabocrinus Parsley
1998Carabocrinus Ausich p. 22
2002Carabocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
superorderCyathoformes
orderCyathocrinida(Bather 1899)
superfamilyCyathocrinitaceaBassler 1938
RankNameAuthor
orderPorocrinida()
genusCarabocrinusBillings 1857

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