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Erisocrinus

Dendrocrinida - Erisocrinidae

Taxonomy
Erisocrinus was named by Meek and Worthen (1865) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash-u P Wc]. It is not extant. Its type is Erisocrinus typus.

It was assigned to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Erisocrinidae by Webster (2006).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Erisocrinus Meek and Worthen
2002Erisocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2006Erisocrinus Webster

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RankNameAuthor
superorderCyathoformes
orderDendrocrinida
superfamilyErisocrinoidea(Wachsmuth and Springer 1886)
RankNameAuthor
familyErisocrinidaeMiller 1889
genusErisocrinusMeek and Worthen 1865

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