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Ophiuroidea - Oegophiurida
It was reranked as the order Lysophiurae by Schuchert (1915); it was reranked as the superfamily Lysophiuricae by Lehmann (1957) and Owen (1965); it was corrected as Lysophiurina by Spencer and Wright (1966), Harper and Morris (1978), Haude and Thomas (1983), Hotchkiss (1993), Jell (1997), Jell and Theron (1999), Boczarowski (2001) and Hunter et al. (2007).
It was assigned to Ophiuroidea by Gregory (1897); to Auluroidea by Schuchert (1915); to Oegophiurina by Lehmann (1957) and Owen (1965); and to Oegophiurida by Spencer and Wright (1966), Harper and Morris (1978), Haude and Thomas (1983), Hotchkiss (1993), Jell (1997), Jell and Theron (1999), Boczarowski (2001) and Hunter et al. (2007).
|Year||Name and author|
|1899||Ophioencrinasteriae Stürtz p. 198|
|1910||Ophiurasteriae Schöndorf p. 251|
|1915||Lysophiurae Schuchert p. 215|
|1957||Lysophiuricae Lehmann p. 24|
|1965||Lysophiuricae Owen p. 549|
|1966||Lysophiurina Spencer and Wright p. U83|
|1978||Lysophiurina Harper and Morris p. 155|
|1983||Lysophiurina Haude and Thomas p. 124|
|1993||Lysophiurina Hotchkiss p. 64|
|1997||Lysophiurina Jell p. 306|
|1999||Lysophiurina Jell and Theron p. 162|
|2001||Lysophiurina Boczarowski p. 21|
|2007||Lysophiurina Hunter et al. p. 80|
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