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Araeosoma

Echinoidea - Echinothurioida - Echinothuriidae

Taxonomy
Araeosoma is a genus. It is extant.

It was assigned to Echinothuriinae by Fell (1966); and to Echinothurioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Araeosoma Fell p. U346
2002Araeosoma Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
RankNameAuthor
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
orderEchinothurioida()
familyEchinothuriidae
subfamilyEchinothuriinae
genusAraeosoma

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