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Eudesicrinus

Crinoidea - Cladida - Eudesicrinidae

Taxonomy
Eudesicrinus was named by Loriol (1882) [Sepkoski's age data: J Plie-l J Tith Sepkoski's reference number: 1066]. It is not extant. It is the type genus of Eudesicrinidae.

It was assigned to Eudesicrinidae by Jäger (1985); and to Cyrtocrinida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1882Eudesicrinus Loriol
1985Eudesicrinus Jäger p. 91
2002Eudesicrinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
RankNameAuthor
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
orderCladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
suborderEucladida
infraorderArticulata(von Zittel 1879)
orderCyrtocrinida
suborderHolopodinaArendt 1974
familyEudesicrinidaeBather 1899
genusEudesicrinusLoriol 1882

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