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Echinosteges

Strophomenata - Productida - Aulostegidae

Taxonomy
Echinosteges was named by Muir-Wood and Cooper (1960) [Sepkoski's age data: P Leon-u P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 7]. Its type is Aulosteges tuberculatus. It is the type genus of Echinosteginae.

It was assigned to Echinosteginae by Muir-Wood and Cooper (1960) and Williams et al. (2000); and to Strophomenida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1960Echinosteges Muir-Wood and Cooper p. 101
2000Echinosteges Williams et al. p. 594
2002Echinosteges Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Eutriploblastica
Neotriploblastica
Eucoelomata
superphylumLophotrochozoa
Lophophorata
phylumBrachiopodaCuvier 1805
RankNameAuthor
subphylumRhynchonelliformeaWilliams et al. 1996
classStrophomenataWilliams et al 1996
orderProductidaSarycheva and Sokolskaya 1959
suborderStrophalosiidina
superfamilyAulostegoideaMuir-Wood and Cooper 1960
familyAulostegidae
subfamilyEchinosteginae
genusEchinosteges

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