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|Morphology||Ecology and taphonomy||External Literature Search||Age range and collections|
Asteroidea - Notomyotida - Benthopectinidae
It was assigned to Notomyotina by Spencer and Wright (1966); to Notomyotida by Ludwig (1910), Gale (1987), Blake (1989), Blake and Jagt (2005) and Villier (2008); to Paxillosida by Gale (2011); and to Paxillosida by Gale (2011) and Mah and Blake (2012).
|Year||Name and author|
|1899||Benthopectinidae Verrill pp. 200, 217|
|1910||Benthopectinidae Ludwig pp. 435-440|
|1966||Benthopectinidae Spencer and Wright p. U48|
|1987||Benthopectinidae Gale p. 125|
|1989||Benthopectinidae Blake p. 213|
|2005||Benthopectinidae Blake and Jagt p. 190|
|2008||Benthopectinidae Villier p. 150|
|2011||Benthopectinidae Gale p. 76|
|2012||Benthopectinidae Mah and Blake p. 3|
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