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Astropecten casterasi

Asteroidea - Paxillosida - Astropectinidae

Taxonomy
Astropecten casterasi was named by Mercier (1935). Its type specimen is Destroyed. Originally at Le Havre and is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1935Astropecten casterasi Mercier p. 43 figs. pl. 2 fig. 13
1955Astropecten casterasi Hess p. 79

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
RankNameAuthor
subclassAmbuloasteroidea
infraclassNeoasteroidea()
superorderValvatacea
orderPaxillosida
familyAstropectinidae
genusAstropecten
speciescasterasi

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