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Metaperimestocrinus

Crinoidea - Cladida - Pirasocrinidae

Taxonomy
Metaperimestocrinus was named by Strimple (1961) [Sepkoski's age data: C Bash C Step-l]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Pirasocrinidae by Webster et al. (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Metaperimestocrinus Strimple
2002Metaperimestocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Metaperimestocrinus Webster et al. p. 248

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
orderCladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
orderDendrocrinida
superfamilyPirasocrinoideaMoore and Laudon 1943
familyPirasocrinidaeMoore and Laudon 1943
genusMetaperimestocrinusStrimple 1961

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