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Pleuroschisma

Fissiculata - Phaenoschismatidae

Taxonomy
Pleuroschisma was named by Reimann (1945) [Sepkoski's age data: D Emsi D Give-l Sepkoski's reference number: 82]. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1945Pleuroschisma Reimann p. S404
1967Pleuroschisma Fay and Wanner p. S402
2002Pleuroschisma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumBlastozoaSprinkle 1973
subclassBlastoideaSay 1825
orderFissiculataJaekel 1918
familyPhaenoschismatidaeEtheridge and Carpenter 1886
genusPleuroschismaReimann 1945

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