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Ophiacantha

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiacanthidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Ophiacantha Müller and Troschel
1891Ophiacantha Perrier
1915Ophiacantha Matsumoto p. 62
1934Ophiacantha Chapman p. 195
1966Ophiacantha Spencer and Wright p. U98
2000Ophiacantha Jagt p. 10
2002Ophiacantha Sepkoski, Jr.
2008Ophiacantha Storc and Zitt p. 126

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
RankNameAuthor
classOphiuroidea
orderOphiurida()
suborderOphiurina
familyOphiacanthidae
subfamilyOphiacanthinae
genusOphiacantha

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