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Valvasteridae

Asteroidea - Valvasteridae

Taxonomy
Valvasteridae was named by Viguier (1878). It is extant.

It was assigned to Leptognathina by Spencer and Wright (1966).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1878Valvasteridae Viguier
1966Valvasteridae Spencer and Wright p. U70

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmbuloasteroidea
infraclassNeoasteroidea()
superorderSurculifera
Spinulosida()
suborderLeptognathina
familyValvasteridae
familyValvasteridae

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