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Brochechinus

Echinoidea - Orthopsidae

Taxonomy
Brochechinus is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Orthopsidae by Fell and Pawson (1966); and to Orthopsida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Brochechinus Fell and Pawson p. U437
2002Brochechinus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
RankNameAuthor
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
infraclassAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
familyOrthopsidae()
genusBrochechinus

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