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Tapinocrinus

Dendrocrinida - Graphiocrinidae

Taxonomy
Tapinocrinus was named by Webster (1987) [Sepkoski's age data: P Sakm P Guad-u]. It is not extant. Its type is Tapinocrinus macurdai.

It was assigned to Graphiocrinidae by Webster (1987); and to Cladida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1987Tapinocrinus Webster
2002Tapinocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
superorderCyathoformes
orderDendrocrinida
superfamilyErisocrinoidea(Wachsmuth and Springer 1886)
RankNameAuthor
familyGraphiocrinidaeWachsmuth and Springer 1886
genusTapinocrinus

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