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Eocomatula

Crinoidea - Cladida - Eocomatulidae

Taxonomy
Eocomatula was named by Simms (1986) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Nori J Plie-u Sepkoski's reference number: 934,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Eocomatulidae by Simms (1994); and to Comatulida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1986Eocomatula Simms
1994Eocomatula Simms p. 172
2002Eocomatula Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
RankNameAuthor
orderCladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
suborderEucladida
infraorderArticulata(Zittel 1879)
orderIsocrinidaSieverts-Doreck 1952
suborderComatulidinaClark 1908
superfamilyParacomatulaceaHess 1951
familyEocomatulidaeSimms 1988
genusEocomatulaSimms 1986

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