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Echinoneus

Echinoidea - Echinoneoida - Echinoneidae

Taxonomy
Echinoneus was named by Leske (1778) [Sepkoski's age data: T Ol-u R Sepkoski's reference number: 956]. It is extant. It is the type genus of Echinoneides.

It was assigned to Holectypoida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Echinoneidae by Wagner and Durham (1966) and Donovan et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1778Echinoneus Leske p. 173
1921Koehleraster Lambert and Thiery p. 331
1966Echinoneus Wagner and Durham p. U445
2002Echinoneus Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Echinoneus Donovan et al. p. 106
2017Koehleraster Mancosu and Nebelsick p. 339

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
orderEchinoneoida()
familyEchinoneidae()
genusEchinoneus

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