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Pronechinus

Echinoidea - Echinocystitoida - Echinocystitidae

Taxonomy
Pronechinus was named by Kier (1965) [Sepkoski's age data: P Djhu Sepkoski's reference number: 2]. Its type is Pronechinus anatoliensis.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1965Pronechinus Kier p. 461
1966Pronechinus Kier p. U301
2002Pronechinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassPerischoechinoidea()
orderEchinocystitoida
familyEchinocystitidaeGregory 1897
genusPronechinus

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