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Catopygus rodriguezi

Echinoidea - Nucleolitidae

Taxonomy
Catopygus rodriguezi was named by Lambert and Sanchez Roig (1926). 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
1926Catopygus rodriguezi Lambert and Sanchez Roig p. 71 figs. pl. 10, figs. 1-3

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
RankNameAuthor
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
Neognathostomata
familyNucleolitidae
genusCatopygus
speciesrodrigueziLambert and Sanchez Roig 1926

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