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Cubanaster

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Neolaganidae

Taxonomy
Cubanaster was named by Sánchez Roig (1952) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m-u T Eo-u].

It was assigned to Neolaganidae by Durham (1954), Durham (1966) and Donovan (1993); and to Clypeasteroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1952Cubanaster Sánchez Roig p. 3
1954Cubanaster Durham p. 681
1966Cubanaster Durham p. U475
1993Cubanaster Donovan p. 389
2002Cubanaster Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
RankNameAuthor
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
Neognathostomata
orderClypeasteroida
suborderLaganina
familyNeolaganidae
genusCubanaster

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