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Cupressocrinites

Crinoidea - Cladida - Cupressocrinitidae

Taxonomy
Cupressocrinites was named by Goldfuss (1831) [Sepkoski's age data: D l D Fras-u Sepkoski's reference number: 1065].

It was assigned to Cupressocrinitidae by Webster et al. (1999); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1831Cupressocrinites Goldfuss p. 212 figs. 4, Pl. 64
1999Cupressocrinites Webster et al. p. 467
2002Cupressocrinites 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)
orderCyathocrinida(Bather 1899)
superfamilyGasterocomaceaRoemer 1854
familyCupressocrinitidaeRoemer 1954
genusCupressocrinitesGoldfuss 1831

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