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Jacksonaster

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Laganidae

Taxonomy
Jacksonaster was named by Lambert and Thiéry (1914) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-m R Sepkoski's reference number: 956]. It is extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1914Jacksonaster Lambert and Thiéry p. 313
1966Jacksonaster Durham p. U473
2002Jacksonaster 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()
infraorderLaganiformes
familyLaganidae()
genusJacksonaster

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