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Aplocoma d'Orbigny 1852 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiolepididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 31556

Full reference: A. d'Orbigny. 1852. Cours Élémentaire de Paléontologie et de Géologie Stratigraphiques [Elementary Course in Paleontology and Stratigraphic Geology] 2(2):383-848

Parent taxon: Ophiolepididae according to B. Thuy et al. 2012

Sister taxa: Archaeophiomusium, Enakomusium, Eozonella, Mesophiomusium, Ophiolepis, Ophiomastinae, Ophiomusium, Ophiozonella

Subtaxa: Aplocoma aalensis, Aplocoma agassizi, Aplocoma brevispina, Aplocoma buehleri, Aplocoma granulata, Aplocoma lariensis, Aplocoma mutata, Aplocoma torrii

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore-detritivore