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†subfamily Anorthasterinae Schuchert 1915 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Promopalaeasteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 127521

Full reference: C. Schuchert. 1915. Revision of Paleozoic Stelleroidea with special reference to North American Asteroidea. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 88:1-311

Parent taxon: Promopalaeasteridae according to C. Schuchert 1915

Sister taxa: Aulacolatiaster, Kyraster, Promopalaeasterinae

Subtaxa: none

Type: Anorthaster

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore