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†superfamily Promopalaeasteraceae Schuchert 1914 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Pustulosida

PaleoDB taxon number: 104667

Alternative spelling: Promopalaeasteracea

Full reference: C. Schuchert. 1914. Fossilium Catalogus. 1: Animalia, pars 3, Stelleroidea palaeozoica. W. Junk, Berlin 1-53

Parent taxon: Pustulosina according to W. K. Spencer and C.W. Wright 1966

Sister taxa: Bimarginalina, Mesopalaeasterinae, Palaeasteraceae, Palaeasteridae, Petrasteridae, Schuchertiidae, Xenasteridae

Subtaxa: Eoactinidae

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Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore