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Pleiadeaster inceptus

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Taxonomy
Pleiadeaster inceptus was named by Webster et al. (1999). It is not extant. Its type specimen is Holotype DMNH 16099.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1999Pleiadeaster inceptus Webster et al. pp. 478-480 figs. 8.5, 8.6, 9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
genusPleiadeaster
speciesinceptus

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
G. D. Webster et al. 1999As for the genus, by monotypy