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Taeniactinidae

Asteroidea - Hemizonida - Taeniactinidae

Taxonomy
Taeniactinidae was named by Spencer (1927). It is not extant. Its type is Taeniactis.

It was synonymized subjectively with Helianthasteridae by Owen (1965).

It was assigned to Asterozoa by Spencer (1927); to Gnathasterina by Lehmann (1957); to Eugnathina by Spencer and Wright (1966); and to Hemizonida by Blake (1989).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1927Taeniactinidae Spencer
1957Taeniactinidae Lehmann pp. 80-81
1966Taeniactinidae Spencer and Wright p. U65
1989Taeniactinidae Blake p. 213

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
orderHemizonida
familyTaeniactinidae
familyTaeniactinidae

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