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Protocrinoidea (disused)

Crinoidea -

Taxonomy
Protocrinoidea was named by Guensberg and Sprinkle (2003). It is not extant.

It was assigned to Crinoidea by Wright et al. (2017).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2003Protocrinoidea Guensberg and Sprinkle
2017Protocrinoidea Wright et al. p. 842

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumCrinozoaMatsumoto 1929
classCrinoideaMiller 1821
superfamilyProtocrinoideaGuensberg and Sprinkle 2003
superfamilyProtocrinoideaGuensberg and Sprinkle 2003

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
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: high Mg calcitec
Ontogeny: accretion, addition of partsp
Environment: marinep
Locomotion: stationaryc
Attached: yesc
Life habit: upper-level epifaunalc
Diet: suspension feederc
Vision: blindc
Dispersal: waterp
Dispersal 2: planktonicp
Created: 2004-02-28 12:31:37
Modified: 2010-02-10 07:13:41
Source: c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan 1992
Collections
No collection or age range data are available