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Holothuriidae

Holothuroidea - Aspidochirotida - Holothuriidae

Taxonomy
Holothuriidae was named by Ludwig (1894) [m. kosnik taxon no: 10360]. It is extant. It was considered monophyletic by Kerr and Kim (2001).

It was assigned to Holothuroidea by Rowe and Gates (1995); and to Aspidochirotida by Pawson (1966), Frizzell and Exline (1966), Gilliland (1993), Kerr and Kim (2001) and Reich (2001).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1894Holothuriidae Ludwig
1966Holothuriidae Frizzell and Exline p. U654
1966Holothuriidae Pawson p. U645
1993Holothuriidae Gilliland p. 136
1995Holothuriidae Rowe and Gates p. 286
2001Holothuriidae Kerr and Kim p. 78
2001Holothuriidae Reich p. 104

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
RankNameAuthor
phylumEchinodermata
classHolothuroidea()
orderAspidochirotida
familyHolothuriidaeLudwig 1894
familyHolothuriidaeLudwig 1894

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