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Astropectininae

Asteroidea - Paxillosida - Astropectinidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Astropectininae Gray p. 180
1889Astropectininae Sladen p. 175
1966Astropectininae Spencer and Wright p. U45

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmbuloasteroidea
infraclassNeoasteroidea()
superorderValvatacea
orderPaxillosida
familyAstropectinidae
subfamilyAstropectininae
subfamilyAstropectininae

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
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