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Culcita

Asteroidea - Valvatida - Oreasteridae

Taxonomy
Culcita was named by Presl (1836). It is extant.

It was assigned to Oreasteridae by Spencer and Wright (1966).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1836Culcita Presl
1842Goniodiscus Müller and Troschel
1848Goniaster (Goniodiscus) Forbes p. 471
1966Culcita Spencer and Wright p. 63

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
RankNameAuthor
classAsteroidea
subclassAmbuloasteroidea
infraclassNeoasteroidea()
superorderValvatacea
orderValvatida
familyOreasteridae
genusCulcitaPresl 1836

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