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Discocrinus

Crinoidea - Cladida - Roveacrinidae

Taxonomy
Discocrinus was named by Peck (1943) [Sepkoski's age data: K Albi K Ceno]. Its type is Discocrinus catastomus.

It was assigned to Roveacrinida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Roveacrinidae by Hess and Gale (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1943Discocrinus Peck
2002Discocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Discocrinus Hess and Gale p. 444

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
RankNameAuthor
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
infraclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
orderCladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
suborderEucladida
infraorderArticulata(Zittel 1879)
familyRoveacrinidaePeck 1943
genusDiscocrinusPeck 1943

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