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Asteriinae

Asteroidea - Asteriidae

Taxonomy
Asteriinae was named by Gray (1840). It is extant. Its type is Asterias.

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

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Asteriinae Gray
1966Asteriinae Spencer and Wright p. U75

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmbuloasteroidea
infraclassNeoasteroidea()
superorderSurculifera
Tripedicellaria
Forcipulatida()
familyAsteriidae
subfamilyAsteriinae
subfamilyAsteriinae

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