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Savignaster Gale 2011 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Velatida - Pterasteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 185914

Full reference: A. S. Gale. 2011. The phylogeny of post-Palaeozoic Asteroidea (Neoasteroidea, Echinodermata). Special Papers in Palaeontology 85:1-112

Parent taxon: Pterasteridae according to A. S. Gale 2011

Sister taxon: Pteraster

Subtaxa: Savignaster trimbachensis, Savignaster wardi

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore