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Clypeaster planipetalum

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Clypeasteridae

Taxonomy
Clypeaster planipetalum was named by Cotteau (1897). It is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Clypeaster planipetalum Cotteau p. 38 figs. pl. 9, figs. 1, 4
1926Clypeaster planipetalum Sanchez Roig p. 53

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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
speciesplanipetalumCotteau 1897

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