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Palaeophiura

Ophiuroidea - Oegophiurida - Protasteridae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1890Palaeophiura Stürtz p. 233
1897Palaeophiura Gregory p. 1034
1915Palaeophiura Schuchert p. 235
1940Palaeophiura Spencer p. 503
1957Palaeophiura Lehmann p. 52
1965Palaeophiura Owen p. 551
1966Palaeophiura Spencer and Wright p. U87
2002Palaeophiura Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumAsterozoa
classOphiuroidea
orderOegophiurida
suborderLysophiurina()
familyProtasteridae
genusPalaeophiura

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