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Urasterella huxleyi

Asteroidea - Platyasterida - Urasterellidae

Taxonomy
Stenaster huxleyi was named by Billings (1865). Its type specimen is Holotype 554, Museum of teh Geological Survey of canada and is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Urasterella huxleyi by Schuchert (1915).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1865Stenaster huxleyi Billings p. 313 figs. fig. 197
1915Urasterella huxleyi Schuchert pp. 182-183 figs. pl. 29 fig. 2

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
RankNameAuthor
classAsteroidea
orderPlatyasterida
suborderUractinina()
familyUrasterellidae
genusUrasterella
specieshuxleyi()

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