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Conulus

Echinoidea - Echinoneoida - Conulidae

Taxonomy
Conulus was named by Leske (1778) [Sepkoski's age data: K Nc K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 1066].

It was assigned to Conulidae by Wagner and Durham (1966) and Smith (1995); and to Holectypoida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1778Conulus Leske p. 161
1966Conulus Wagner and Durham p. U445
1995Conulus Smith p. 188
2002Conulus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
orderEchinoneoida()
superfamilyConulidea
familyConulidae()
genusConulus

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