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Galateacrinus

Crinoidea - Cladida - Texacrinidae

Taxonomy
Galateacrinus was named by Moore (1940) [Sepkoski's age data: C Mosc-u C Step-u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Texacrinidae by Webster and Jell (1992); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1940Galateacrinus Moore
1992Galateacrinus Webster and Jell p. 348
2002Galateacrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
RankNameAuthor
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
orderCladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
infraclassEucladida
superorderCyathoformes
orderPoteriocrinina(Jaekel 1918)
superfamilyTexacrinoideaStrimple 1961
familyTexacrinidaeStrimple 1961
genusGalateacrinusMoore 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