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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpatangoida 
AphiaID: 123106

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuechinoidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrregularia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtelostomata (Superorder)
Authority L. Agassiz, 1840a
Status accepted
Rank Order
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtelostomata
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphisternata (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpatangidea (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 336-351 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissidina
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemiasteridae H. L. Clark, 1917
Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterina
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalaeostomatidae Lovén, 1868
Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaleopneustina
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSomaliasteridae Wagner & Durham, 1966a †
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxasteridae Lambert, 1920a †

Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrymnadetes (nomen nudum, Name not based on a valid taxon)

Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterina incertae sedis (temporary name)

Suborder Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemiasterina accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemiasteridae H. L. Clark, 1917
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority Often referred to L. Agassiz, 1840a (e.g. by Mortensen, 1850), but first used at ordinal level by Claus (1876) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling emend. Durham & Melville, 1957, p. 276 (pro Spatangidea Claus, 1876, p. 295) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123106
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2005-03-31 08:47:45Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2010-08-31 07:25:31Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Spatangoida. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2014) World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123106 on 2014-07-13
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