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Hudsonaster narrawayi

Asteroidea - Hudsonasteridae

Taxonomy
Protopalaeaster narrawayi was named by Hudson (1912). It is not extant. It is the type species of Protopalaeaster.

It was recombined as Hudsonaster narrawayi by Schuchert (1915) and Dean Shackleton (2005).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Protopalaeaster narrawayi Hudson pp. 21-52 figs. pls. 1-3
1915Hudsonaster narrawayi Schuchert pp. 59-60 figs. pl. 1 fig. 1, pl. 2 fig. 1, pl. 4 fig. 1
1962Protopalaeaster narrawayi Kesling pp. 940-942 figs. figs. 1, 2; pl. 133 figs. 1-10; pl. 134
1965Protopalaeaster narrawayi Owen p. 567
2005Hudsonaster narrawayi Dean Shackleton p. 101

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
familyHudsonasteridae
genusHudsonaster
speciesnarrawayi()

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