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Conulus stephensoni

Echinoidea - Echinoneoida - Conulidae

Taxonomy
Conulus stephensoni was named by Cooke (1953). Its type specimen is USNM 108373 and is a 3D body fossil. Its type locality is USGS 15626, Medio Creek Valley, which is in a Santonian carbonate chalk in the Austin Chalk Formation of Texas.

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1953Conulus stephensoni Cooke p. 11 figs. Pl 3, figs 8-13

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
RankNameAuthor
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
orderEchinoneoida()
superfamilyConulidea
familyConulidae()
genusConulus
speciesstephensoni

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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available