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Henricia

Asteroidea - Echinasteridae

Taxonomy
Henricia was named by Gray (1840) [Sepkoski's age data: T Eo-u R]. It is extant.

It was assigned to Echinasteridae by Verrill (1870) and Spencer and Wright (1966); and to Spinulosida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1840Henricia Gray
1870Henricia Verrill
1966Henricia Spencer and Wright p. U70
2002Henricia Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
RankNameAuthor
classAsteroidea
subclassAmbuloasteroidea
infraclassNeoasteroidea()
superorderSurculifera
Spinulosida()
familyEchinasteridae
genusHenricia

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