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Stephanoura

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiurinidae

Taxonomy
Stephanoura was named by Ubaghs (1941) [Sepkoski's age data: D u]. It is not extant.

It was assigned to Ophiurinidae by Spencer and Wright (1966) and Haude and Thomas (1983); and to Ophiurida by Sepkoski (2002).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1941Stephanoura Ubaghs
1966Stephanoura Spencer and Wright p. U93
1983Stephanoura Haude and Thomas p. 134
2002Stephanoura Sepkoski, Jr.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumAsterozoa
classOphiuroidea
orderOphiurida()
suborderChilophiurina()
familyOphiurinidae
genusStephanoura

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