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Chelocrinus

Crinoidea - Encrinida - Encrinidae

Taxonomy
Chelocrinus was named by Meyer (1837) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis Tr Carn-l Sepkoski's reference number: 980]. It is not extant.

It was reranked as Encrinus (Chelocrinus) by Beyrich (1856).

It was assigned to Encrinus by Beyrich (1856); to Encrinida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Encrinidae by Hagdorn (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1837Chelocrinus Meyer
1856Encrinus (Chelocrinus) Beyrich
2002Chelocrinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Chelocrinus Hagdorn p. 247

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
subclassPentacrinoideaJaekel 1918
RankNameAuthor
subclassInadunata(Wachsmuth and Springer 1897)
Cladida(Moore and Laudon 1943)
infraclassEucladida
infraorderArticulata(von Zittel 1879)
orderEncrinida
familyEncrinidaeDujardin and Hupé 1862
genusChelocrinusMeyer 1837

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