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Enakomusium whymanae

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiolepididae

Discussion

Other type material: NHMUK EE 16206, EE 16207, EE 16208, EE 16209, EE 16210, EE 16211 (paratypes); NHMUK EE 15466 (28 complete specimens and a collection of several hundred arm and disk fragments)

Taxonomy
Enakomusium whymanae was named by Ewin and Thuy (2017). Its type specimen is NHMUK EE 16205, an other (disc and partial arms), and it is a 3D body fossil.

Synonymy list
YearName and author
2017Enakomusium whymanae Ewin and Thuy

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumAsterozoa
RankNameAuthor
classOphiuroidea
orderOphiurida()
suborderOphiurina
familyOphiolepididae()
genusEnakomusiumThuy 2015
specieswhymanae

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