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Oligopygus wetherbyi

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Oligopygidae

Taxonomy
Oligopygus wetherbyi was named by de Lortiol (1887). It is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is Loma de Callisto, Nuevitas, which is in an Oligocene marine horizon in Cuba.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1887Oligopygus wetherbyi de Lortiol pp. 396-398 figs. pl. 17, figs. 7, 8
1926Oligopygus wetherbyi Sanchez Roig p. 82

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
RankNameAuthor
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
Neognathostomata
orderClypeasteroida
familyOligopygidae()
genusOligopygus
specieswetherbyide Lortiol 1887

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