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Hadranderaster asperulus Weller 1907 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Valvatida - Stauranderasteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 109626

Alternative combination: Pentaceros asperulus

Full reference: S. Weller. 1907. A report on the Cretaceous paleontology of New Jersey. Geological Survey of New Jersey, Paleontology series 4:1-871

Belongs to Hadranderaster according to L. Villier et al. 2004

Sister taxon: Hadranderaster simplex

Type specimen: John Hopkins University, holotype T 3014

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore