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Gagaria

Echinoidea - Temnopleuroida

Taxonomy
Gagaria was named by Duncan (1889) [Sepkoski's age data: T Than T Ol-u]. Its type is Micropsis venustula.

It was reranked as Thylechinus (Gagaria) by Cooke (1941).

It was assigned to Thylechinus by Cooke (1941); to Echinidae by Cooke (1959); and to Temnopleuroida by Fell and Pawson (1966), Linder et al. (1988) and Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1889Gagaria Duncan
1941Thylechinus (Gagaria) Cooke p. 13
1959Gagaria Cooke p. 17
1966Gagaria Fell and Pawson p. U430
1988Gagaria Linder et al. p. 953
2002Gagaria Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
orderTemnopleuroida()
genusGagariaDuncan 1889

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