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Palasterina

Asteroidea - Palasterinidae

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1851Palasterina McCoy p. 59
1890Pseudopalasterina Stürtz pp. 229, 224
1899Lindstromaster Gregory pp. 344, 346
1899Palaeasterina Gregory p. 349
1899Hisingeraster Stürtz pp. 224, 225
1915Lindstromaster Schuchert pp. 148-149
1915Palasterina Schuchert pp. 150-153
1915Pseudopalasterina Schuchert p. 156
1922Palasterina Spencer pp. 219-223
1934Palasterina Withers and Keble p. 230
1957Palasterina Lehmann p. 100
1965Palasterina Owen p. 562
1966Palasterina Spencer and Wright p. U45
2002Palasterina Sepkoski, Jr.
2005Palasterina Dean Shackleton p. 71
2007Palasterina Herringshaw et al. p. 1225

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
Life
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
classAsteroidea
familyPalasterinidae
genusPalasterina

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
J. Dean Shackleton 2005Inferomarginals with virgal-like facets; superomarginal ossicles present; aboral plates forming regular radial rows; carinal aboral plates; multiple tubercles on aboral plates; enlarged primary radials; enlarged primary interradials; intercalated ossicles occurring between inferomarginals and superomarginals.