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Heterosalenia

Echinoidea - Salenioida - Acrosaleniidae

Taxonomy
Heterosalenia was named by Cotteau [Sepkoski's age data: J Bath K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 577,942].

It was assigned to Acrosaleniidae by Fell and Pawson (1966) and Donovan (1993); and to Salenioida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Heterosalenia Fell and Pawson p. U375
1993Heterosalenia Donovan p. 97
2002Heterosalenia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Calycina(Gregory 1900)
orderSalenioida()
familyAcrosaleniidae
genusHeterosaleniaCotteau

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