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Apiocrinites

Crinoidea - Millericrinida - Apiocrinitidae

Taxonomy
Apiocrinites was named by Miller (1821) [Sepkoski's age data: J Bath K Albi-l Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. Its type is Encrinites parkinsoni.

It was assigned to Millericrinida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Apiocrinitidae by Hess and Gale (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1821Apiocrinites Miller
2002Apiocrinites Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Apiocrinites Hess and Gale p. 441

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Life
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
orderMillericrinida
familyApiocrinitidaed'Orbigny 1840
genusApiocrinitesMiller 1821

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