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Leymeriaster

Echinoidea - Spatangoida

Taxonomy
Leymeriaster was named by Lambert and Thiery (1924).

It was assigned to Spatangoida by Jagt (2000).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1924Leymeriaster Lambert and Thiery
2000Leymeriaster Jagt

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
RankNameAuthor
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
superorderAcroechinoidea()
Carinacea
Irregularia()
Atelostomata
orderSpatangoida
genusLeymeriasterLambert and Thiery 1924

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