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Botriopygus

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida

Taxonomy
Botriopygus was named by d'Orbigny (1855).

It was assigned to Clypeasteroida by Sanchez Roig (1926).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1855Botriopygus d'Orbigny p. 334
1926Botriopygus Sanchez Roig p. 68

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
Neognathostomata
orderClypeasteroida
genusBotriopygusd'Orbigny 1855

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