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Clypeaster  Lamarck, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157987

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          PhylumEchinodermata Bruguière, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] – echinoderms, échinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ouriço do mar  
             SubphylumEchinozoa Haeckel, 1895  
                ClassEchinoidea Leske, 1778 – heart urchins, sand dollars, sea urchins, châtaignes de mer, clypéastres, oursins, bolacha da praia, equinóide, ouriço do mar, heart urchins, sand dollars, sea urchins, urchins  
                   SubclassEuechinoidea Bronn, 1860  
                      SuperorderGnathostomata Zittel, 1879  
                         OrderClypeasteroida A. Agassiz, 1872 – sand dollars, sand dollars  
                            SuborderClypeasterina L. Agassiz, 1872  
                               FamilyClypeasteridae L. Agassiz, 1835  
                                  GenusClypeaster Lamarck, 1801  
    Direct Children:  
                                     SpeciesClypeaster chesheri Serafy, 1970  
                                     SpeciesClypeaster cyclopilus H. L. Clark, 1941  
                                     SpeciesClypeaster durandi   
                                     SpeciesClypeaster euclastus H. L. Clark, 1941  
                                     SpeciesClypeaster europacificus H. L. Clark  
                                     SpeciesClypeaster lutkeni   
                                     SpeciesClypeaster prostratus Ravenel, 1848  
                                     SpeciesClypeaster ravenelii (A. Agassiz, 1869)  
                                     SpeciesClypeaster rosaceus (Linnaeus, 1758) – sea biscuit, sea biscuit 
                                     SpeciesClypeaster subdepressus (Gray, 1825) – sand dollar, sand dollar 

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Clypeaster   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Hendler, Gordon, John E. Miller, David L. Pawson, and Porter M. Kier   
  Publication Date: 1995   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Sea Stars, Sea Urchins, and Allies: Echinoderms of Florida and the Caribbean   
  Page(s): xi + 390   
  Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press   
  Publication Place: Washington, DC, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-56098-450-3   
  Reference for: Clypeaster   

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