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Cricocosmia

Palaeoscolecida - Cricocosmida - Cricocosmiidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2002Cricocosmia Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Cricocosmia Bambach et al.
2007Cricocosmia Han et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
RankNameAuthor
classPalaeoscolecidaConway-Morris and Robison 1986
orderCricocosmida
familyCricocosmiidae
genusCricocosmia

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
J. Han et al. 2007Eversible proboscis with ten longitudinal rows
of scalids; trunk with paired macrosclerites that composed of
many tubercles on the outer surface and corresponding pits in
the inner surface