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Metaindocrinus

Crinoidea - Indocrinidae

Taxonomy
Metaindocrinus was named by Strimple (1966) [Sepkoski's age data: P Guad-l]. Its type is Metaindocrinus cooperi.

It was assigned to Indocrinidae by Strimple (1966); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Metaindocrinus Strimple
2002Metaindocrinus 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)
superfamilyCromyocrinaceaBather 1890
familyIndocrinidaeWanner 1916
genusMetaindocrinus

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