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Ocellothuria

Holothuroidea -

Taxonomy
Ocellothuria was named by Boczarowski (2001). It is considered to be a form taxon. Its type is Ocellothuria binoculata.

It was assigned to Holothuroidea by Boczarowski (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2001Ocellothuria Boczarowski p. 163

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
RankNameAuthor
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
classHolothuroidea()
genusOcellothuria

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
ReferenceDiagnosis
A. Boczarowski 2001Flat, spindle−shaped plates, with perforate eyes at opposite ends of the spindle, where it narrows; in its middle part, there occurs a thin, perforate, protruding lamella.