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Ectinechinus

Echinoidea - Lepidocentridae

Taxonomy
Ectinechinus is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Lepidocentridae by Kier (1966); and to Echinocystitoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Ectinechinus Kier p. U304
2002Ectinechinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassPerischoechinoidea()
familyLepidocentridaeLovén 1874
genusEctinechinus

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