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Encrinus

Crinoidea - Cladida - Encrinidae

Taxonomy
Encrinus was named by Andreae (1764) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Anis-l Tr Rhae Sepkoski's reference number: 2,1066]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Encrinidae by Hagdorn (1986); and to Encrinida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1764Encrinus Andreae
1986Encrinus Hagdorn p. 287
2002Encrinus 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)
infraclassEucladida
infraorderArticulata(von Zittel 1879)
orderEncrinida
familyEncrinidaeDujardin and Hupé 1862
genusEncrinusAndreae 1764

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