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Asteroidea - Valvatida - Goniasteridae
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.
|M.K. Eagle 1999||Body stellate, plat. Low, tabulate abactinal plates in radial rows, extending along arm in more than one series, reaching terminal plate. Paxillae crowns weakly enlarged with numerous, small irregular patterned granules. Fasciolar grooves shallow. Superomarginals varying from wider than long in the interbrachial arc to longer than wide near the arm tip. External face convex to flat. Ornament of dense granules, larger in medial part of the plate. Inferomarginals wider than superomarginals.|