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Tarphypygus

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Fibulariidae

Taxonomy
Tarphypygus is a genus. It is not extant.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Tarphypygus Durham p. U471
1993Tarphypygus Donovan p. 389
2002Tarphypygus Sepkoski, Jr.

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

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