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Phyllobrissus

Echinoidea - Nucleolitidae

Taxonomy
Phyllobrissus was named by Cotteau (1859) [Sepkoski's age data: J Kimm K Maes Sepkoski's reference number: 577].

It was assigned to Nucleolitidae by Kier (1966) and Smith (1991); and to Cassiduloida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1859Phyllobrissus Cotteau
1966Phyllobrissus Kier p. U505
1991Phyllobrissus Smith p. 41
2002Phyllobrissus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Microstomata
Neognathostomata
familyNucleolitidae
genusPhyllobrissusCotteau 1859

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