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Galeropygus

Echinoidea - Galeropygidae

Taxonomy
Galeropygus is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Cassiduloida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Galeropygidae by Kier (1966) and Barras (2007).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Galeropygus Kier p. U499
2002Galeropygus Sepkoski, Jr.
2007Galeropygus Barras p. 142

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
infraclassAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
familyGaleropygidae
genusGaleropygus

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