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Echinasteridae Verrill, 1870

101377  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:101377)

accepted
Family
Genus Aleutihenricia Clark & Jewett, 2010
Genus Dictyaster Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891
Genus Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Henricia Gray, 1840
Genus Metrodira Gray, 1840
Genus Odontohenricia Rowe & Albertson, 1988
Genus Plectaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Protothyraster Hess, 1970 †
Genus Rhopiella Fisher, 1940

Genus Henricia Gray, 1840, nom. nud. accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (nomen nudum)

Genus Cribella Forbes, 1841 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Cribrella Lütken, 1857 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Cyllaster A.H. Clark, 1916 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Genus Echinaster Gray, 1840 accepted as Acanthaster Gervais, 1841
Genus Henricides Verrill, 1914 accepted as Nepanthia Gray, 1840
Genus Linckia Forbes, 1839 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (synonym)
Genus Magdalenaster Koehler, 1907 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Mortensen (1927))
Genus Metrodira Perrier, 1878 accepted as Metrodira Gray, 1840
Genus Othilia Gray, 1840 accepted as Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Subgenus of Echinaster Muller & Troschel, 1840)
Genus Rhopia Gray, 1840 accepted as Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Genus Scaphaster de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Metrodira Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Fisher (1919).)
Genus Spinohenricia Heding, 1935 accepted as Henricia Gray, 1840 (Synonym according to Madsen (1987))
Genus Stegmaster Gregory in Lankester, 1900 accepted as Stegnaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Thyraster Ives, 1890 accepted as Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Synonym according to Downey (1973).)
Genus Verrillaster Downey, 1973 accepted as Echinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 (synonym according to Tortonese & Downey (1977).)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2021). Echinasteridae Verrill, 1870. Accessed at: https://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101377 on 2021-03-05
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

basis of record WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

extant flag source Aphia (ext.) [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Echinodermata (Phylum) > Asterozoa (Subphylum) > Asteroidea (Class) > Spinulosida (Order) > Echinasteridae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Echinoderms, marine (characteristics of phylum) (Parker). Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): M; stratigraphic range: Palaeocene (Thanetian). Includes extant genera (Aphia 2006) [details]

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