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Baliactis ordovicus

Asteroidea - Platyasterida - Palasteriscidae

Taxonomy
Baliactis ordovicus was named by Spencer (1922). It is not extant. Its type specimen is Holotype BMNH E52348. It is the type species of Baliactis.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1922Baliactis ordovicus Spencer figs. pl. 7 fig. 1
1927Baliactis ordovicus Spencer pp. 377-378 figs. fig. 242
1965Baliactis ordovicus Owen p. 560
1966Baliactis ordovicus Spencer and Wright p. U65 figs. fig. 21.2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
RankNameAuthor
classAsteroidea
orderPlatyasterida
familyPalasteriscidae
subfamilyPalasteriscinae
genusBaliactis
speciesordovicus

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