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Notoblastus

Fissiculata - Neoschismatidae

Taxonomy
Notoblastus was named by Brown (1941) [Sepkoski's age data: P Asse P Guad-u Sepkoski's reference number: 523,904]. It is not extant. It is considered to be a form taxon.

It was assigned to Phaenoschismatidae by Fay and Wanner (1967); to Neoschismatidae by Webster and Jell (1992); and to Fissiculata by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Notoblastus Brown p. S402
1967Notoblastus Fay and Wanner p. S402
1992Notoblastus Webster and Jell p. 363
2002Notoblastus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subclassBlastoideaSay 1825
orderFissiculataJaekel 1918
familyNeoschismatidaeWanner 1940
genusNotoblastusBrown 1941

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