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Glyptocyphus

Echinoidea - Phymosomatidae

Taxonomy
Glyptocyphus was named by Pomel (1883) [Sepkoski's age data: K Ceno-l].

It was assigned to Phymosomatidae by Fell and Pawson (1966); and to Phymosomatoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1883Glyptocyphus Pomel p. 87
1966Glyptocyphus Fell and Pawson p. U399
2002Glyptocyphus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Calycina(Gregory 1900)
suborderPhymosomatoida()
familyPhymosomatidae
genusGlyptocyphus

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