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Kentrospondylus decadactylus

Ophiuroidea - Phrynophiurida - Eospondylidae

Taxonomy
Kentrospondylus decadactylus was named by Lehmann (1957). Its type specimen is Syntypes at Heimat-Museum, Bad Kreuznach and is a 3D body fossil. It is the type species of Kentrospondylus.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Kentrospondylus decadactylus Lehmann pp. 61-62 figs. text-fig. 15, pl. 17

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
RankNameAuthor
classOphiuroidea
orderPhrynophiurida
suborderEuryalina
familyEospondylidae
genusKentrospondylus
speciesdecadactylus

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