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Eoscutella

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Eoscutellidae

Taxonomy
Eoscutella was named by Grant and Hertlein (1938) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u].

It was assigned to Eoscutellidae by Durham (1966); and to Clypeasteroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1938Eoscutella Grant and Hertlein p. 54
1966Eoscutella Durham p. U478
2002Eoscutella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
Neognathostomata
orderClypeasteroida
suborderScutellina()
infraorderScutelliformes
familyEoscutellidae
genusEoscutella

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