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Micropedina

Echinoidea - Pedinoida - Pedinidae

Taxonomy
Micropedina was named by Cotteau (1866) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-m K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 942,984].

It was assigned to Pedinidae by Fell (1966); to Pedinoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Hemicidaroidea by Berndt (2003).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1866Micropedina Cotteau
1966Micropedina Fell p. U359
2002Micropedina Sepkoski, Jr.
2003Micropedina Berndt p. 80

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
RankNameAuthor
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
infraclassAcroechinoidea()
orderPedinoida()
familyPedinidae()
genusMicropedinaCotteau 1866

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