Basic info Taxonomic history Classification Relationships
Morphology Ecology and taphonomy External Literature Search Age range and collections

Ophioscolex

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiomyxidae

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1842Ophioscolex Müller and Troschel
1915Ophioscolex Matsumoto p. 47
1966Ophioscolex Spencer and Wright p. U89
2000Ophioscolex Jagt p. 10

Is something missing? Join the Paleobiology Database and enter the data

RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumAsterozoa
classOphiuroidea
orderOphiurida()
suborderOphiomyxina
familyOphiomyxidae
genusOphioscolex

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