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Hypselocrinus

Crinoidea - Cladida - Scytalocrinidae

Taxonomy
Hypselocrinus was named by Kirk (1942) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-l C Vise-u Sepkoski's reference number: 906]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1942Hypselocrinus Kirk
1999Hypselocrinus Webster et al. p. 470
2002Hypselocrinus 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
orderDendrocrinida
superfamilyScytalocrinacea
familyScytalocrinidaeMoore and Laudon 1943
genusHypselocrinusKirk 1942

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