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Rhopaloblastus cuspidus

Spiraculata - Pentremitidae

Taxonomy
Rhopaloblastus cuspidus was named by Webster and Jell (1992). Its type specimen is QMF21519 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is QML757, Callytharra-Byro track, which is in a Sakmarian marine horizon in the Callytharra Formation of Australia.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1992Rhopaloblastus cuspidus Webster and Jell p. 368 fig. 29,30

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
subclassBlastoideaSay 1825
orderSpiraculataJaekel 1918
familyPentremitidaed'Orbigny 1851
genusRhopaloblastusWanner 1924
speciescuspidus

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