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Mauritanaster cubensis

Echinoidea - Spatangoida - Brissidae

Taxonomy
Macropneustes cubensis was named by Cotteau (1875). It is a 3D body fossil.

It was recombined as Mauritanaster cubensis by Sanchez Roig (1926).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1875Macropneustes cubensis Cotteau
1926Mauritanaster cubensis Sanchez Roig p. 118

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
RankNameAuthor
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Atelostomata
orderSpatangoida
suborderBrissidina
familyBrissidae
genusMauritanaster
speciescubensis(Cotteau 1875)

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