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Clypeaster rosaceus

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Clypeasteridae

Taxonomy
Echinus rosaceus was named by Linnaeus (1758). It is extant. It is the type species of Clypeaster.

It was recombined as Clypeaster rosaceus by Sanchez Roig (1926), Durham (1961) and Donovan et al. (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1758Echinus rosaceus Linnaeus p. 665
1926Clypeaster rosaceus Sanchez Roig p. 57
1961Clypeaster rosaceus Durham p. 481
2005Clypeaster rosaceus Donovan et al. p. 107

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
Neognathostomata
orderClypeasteroida
suborderClypeasterina()
familyClypeasteridae()
genusClypeaster
speciesrosaceus(Linnaeus 1758)

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