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Glaukosocrinus

Crinoidea - Decadocrinidae

Taxonomy
Glaukosocrinus was named by Strimple (1951) [Sepkoski's age data: C Vise-u C Step-u Sepkoski's reference number: 906]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Decadocrinidae by Webster and Jell (1999); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1951Glaukosocrinus Strimple
1999Glaukosocrinus Webster and Jell p. 301
2002Glaukosocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
subclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
Cladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
superfamilyAgassizocrinaceaMiller 1888
familyDecadocrinidaeBather 1890
genusGlaukosocrinusStrimple 1951

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