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Rhenopyrgus

Edrioasteroidea - Edrioasterida - Rhenopyrgidae

Taxonomy
Rhenopyrgus was named by Dehm (1961) [Sepkoski's age data: O Ashg-m D Emsi-l Sepkoski's reference number: 319].

It was assigned to Edrioasterida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Rhenopyrgidae by Sumrall et al. (2013).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1961Rhenopyrgus Dehm
2002Rhenopyrgus Sepkoski, Jr.
2013Rhenopyrgus Sumrall et al. p. 773

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
classEdrioasteroideaBillings 1858
orderEdrioasteridaBell 1976
suborderEdrioblastoidinaFay 1962
familyRhenopyrgidaeHolloway and Jell 1983
genusRhenopyrgusDehm 1961

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