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Sostronocrinus

- Sostronocrinidae

Taxonomy
Sostronocrinus was named by Strimple and McGinnis (1969) [Sepkoski's age data: C Tour-l Sepkoski's reference number: 906]. It is not extant. Its type is Sostronocrinus superbus.

It was assigned to Sostronocrinidae by Lane et al. (2001); to Rutkowskicrinidae by McIntosh (2001); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1969Sostronocrinus Strimple and McGinnis
2001Sostronocrinus Lane et al.
2001Sostronocrinus McIntosh
2002Sostronocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
familySostronocrinidae
RankNameAuthor
genusSostronocrinusStrimple and McGinnis 1969

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