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Crenulites

Anthozoa - Stauriida - Stauriidae

Taxonomy
Crenulites was named by Flower (1961) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg]. It is not extant. Its type is Crenulites duncanae.

It was assigned to Stauriidae by Hill (1981); and to Rugosa by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Crenulites Flower
1981Crenulites Hill
2002Crenulites Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Neuralia
phylumCnidariaHatschek 1888
classAnthozoaEhrenberg 1834
subclassRugosa(Milne-Edwards and Haime 1850)
RankNameAuthor
orderStauriidaVerrill 1865
suborderStauriinaVerrill 1865
familyStauriidaeMilne-Edwards and Haime 1850
genusCrenulites

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