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Pygomalus

Echinoidea - Collyritidae

Taxonomy
Pygomalus is a genus. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Collyritidae by Wagner and Durham (1966); and to Disasteroida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1966Pygomalus Wagner and Durham p. U527
2002Pygomalus Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
infraclassAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Atelostomata
familyCollyritidae
genusPygomalus

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