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Schizechinus

Echinoidea - Camarodonta - Toxopneustidae

Taxonomy
Schizechinus was named by Pomel (1869) [Sepkoski's age data: T Mi-m T Plio Sepkoski's reference number: 679].

It was assigned to Echinoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Toxopneustidae by Fell and Pawson (1966) and Smith (2009).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1869Schizechinus Pomel p. 42
1966Schizechinus Fell and Pawson p. U429
2002Schizechinus Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Schizechinus Smith

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
RankNameAuthor
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
Echinacea()
orderCamarodonta
infraorderOdontophora
familyToxopneustidae
genusSchizechinusPomel 1869

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