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Salenia ameri

Echinoidea - Salenioida - Saleniidae

Taxonomy
Salenia ameri was named by Lambert (1925). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Ciego de Ávila, which is in a Cretaceous marine horizon in Cuba.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1925Salenia ameri Lambert p. 567
1926Salenia ameri Sanchez Roig p. 38

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Calycina(Gregory 1900)
orderSalenioida()
familySaleniidae()
genusSalenia
speciesameriLambert 1925

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