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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida 
AphiaID: 123088

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida (Order)
Authority Perrier, 1884
Status accepted
Rank Order
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatyasterida (Originally used to accomodate the idea of a Paleozoic ancestry for Luidiidae & other Paleozoic only taxa.Luidiidae has since been removed.Paleozoic classification remains in flux but this name is largely unused.)
Sources 
status source Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Valvatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 161(4): 769-788., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00659.x/full [details]

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 Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae Gray, 1840
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenodiscidae Sladen, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniopectinidae Verrill, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiidae Sladen, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudarchasteridae Sladen, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRadiasteridae Fisher, 1916

Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMimasteridae Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRadiasteridae Fisher, 1916
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatasteriidae Fell, 1962 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiidae Sladen, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonasteridae Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae Gray, 1840
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123088
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2011-10-20 21:42:30Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Paxillosida. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123088 on 2014-12-25
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