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Urasterella montana

Asteroidea - Platyasterida - Urasterellidae

Taxonomy
Palaeaster montanus was named by Schöndorf (1909). Its type specimen is at the Bergakademie Berlin and is not a trace fossil.

It was recombined as Urasterella montana by Schuchert (1915) and Owen (1965).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1909Palaeaster montanus Schöndorf p. 324 figs. pl. 23 fig. 1; pl. 24 figs. 20-22
1915Urasterella montana Schuchert pp. 189-190
1965Urasterella montana Owen p. 566

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

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