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Parasalenia

Echinoidea - Camarodonta - Parasaleniidae

Taxonomy
Parasalenia is a genus. It is extant. It is the type genus of Parasaleninae.

It was assigned to Parasaleniidae by Fell and Pawson (1966); and to Echinoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Parasalenia Fell and Pawson p. U436
2002Parasalenia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
RankNameAuthor
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
Echinacea()
orderCamarodonta
familyParasaleniidae()
genusParasalenia

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