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Centrostephanus

Echinoidea - Diadematoida - Diadematidae

Taxonomy
Centrostephanus is a genus. It is extant.

It was assigned to Diadematidae by Fell (1966); and to Diadematoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Centrostephanus Fell p. U350
2002Centrostephanus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
RankNameAuthor
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
orderDiadematoida
familyDiadematidae
genusCentrostephanus

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