WoRMS taxon details

Prenasteridae Lambert, 1905

510813  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:510813)

Unifasciidae Cooke, 1959 † · unaccepted > junior subjective synonym (included in Prenasteridae by Kroh...)  
included in Prenasteridae by Kroh & Smith (2010: p. 173)
Genus Agassizia Valenciennes, 1846
Genus Prenaster Desor, 1853
Genus Tripylus Philippi, 1845

Genus Agassisia Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Agassizia Valenciennes, 1846 (incorrect original spelling)
Genus Saviniaster Lambert, 1911 accepted as Prenaster Desor, 1853 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Triphylus accepted as Tripylus Philippi, 1845 (misspelling)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2023). World Echinoidea Database. Prenasteridae Lambert, 1905. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=510813 on 2023-06-07
2010-08-31 07:25:31Z

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basis of record Kroh, A. & Smith, A.B. (2010): The phylogeny and classification of post-Palaeozoic echinoids. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 8/2: 147-212., available online at http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1477-2019&volume=8&issue=2&spage=147
page(s): 173 [details]   

identification resource Smith, A.B. 2013. Key to genera of Prenasteridae. In: Smith, A.B. & Kroh, A. (editors) The Echinoid Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/research/projects/echinoid-directory/taxa/key.jsp?id=346 [details]