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Scutellina

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Fibulariidae

Taxonomy
Scutellina was named by Agassiz (1841) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-l T Eo-u Sepkoski's reference number: 942].

It was assigned to Clypeasteroida by Sepkoski (2002) and Smith (2009); and to Fibulariidae by Durham (1966) and Carrasco and Cardiel-Lalueza (2015).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1841Scutellina Agassiz p. 98
1966Scutellina Durham p. U471
2002Scutellina Sepkoski, Jr.
2009Scutellina Smith
2015Scutellina Carrasco and Cardiel-Lalueza

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
Neognathostomata
orderClypeasteroida
suborderScutellina()
infraorderLaganiformes
familyFibulariidae()
genusScutellinaAgassiz 1841

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