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Megaporocidaris

Echinoidea - Triadocidaridae

Taxonomy
Megaporocidaris was named by Kier (1977) [Sepkoski's age data: Tr Ladi-u Sepkoski's reference number: 801].

It was assigned to Triadocidaridae by Smith (1994); and to Cidaroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1977Megaporocidaris Kier p. 22
1994Megaporocidaris Smith p. 187
2002Megaporocidaris Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
familyTriadocidaridae
genusMegaporocidaris

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