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Pedinoida

Echinoidea - Pedinoida

Taxonomy
Pedinina was named by Mortensen (1939). It is extant.

It was reranked as the order Pedinoida by Fell (1966), Sepkoski (2002) and Kroh and Smith (2010).

It was assigned to Diadematacea by Fell (1966); to Echinoidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Acroechinoidea by Kroh and Smith (2010).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Pedinoida Fell p. U357
2002Pedinoida Sepkoski, Jr.
2010Pedinoida Kroh and Smith p. 170

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
infraclassAcroechinoidea()
orderPedinoida()
orderPedinoida()

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