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Eostella

Asteroidea - Pustulosida

Taxonomy
Eostella was named by Lehmann (1957) [Sepkoski's age data: D l]. Its type is Eostella hunsrueckiana.

It was assigned to Asteroidea by Lehmann (1957); to Palaeasteraceae by Spencer and Wright (1966); and to Pustulosida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1957Eostella Lehmann p. 144
1966Eostella Spencer and Wright p. U53
2002Eostella Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
orderPustulosida()
superfamilyPalaeasteraceae
genusEostella

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