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Eucladia

Ophiocistioidea - Eucladidae

Taxonomy
Eucladia was named by Woodward (1869) [Sepkoski's age data: S Ludl-l]. It is not extant. Its type is Eucladia johnsoni. It is the type genus of Eucladidae.

It was assigned to Ophiuridae by Woodward (1869); to Eucladiidae by Haude and Langenstrassen (1976); to Ophiocistioidea by Sepkoski (2002); and to Eucladidae by Reich and Haude (2004).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1869Eucladia Woodward
1976Eucladia Haude and Langenstrassen p. 143
2002Eucladia Sepkoski, Jr.
2004Eucladia Reich and Haude p. 492

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEleutherozoa
classOphiocistioidea()
familyEucladidae
genusEucladia

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