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Archaeophiomusium Hattin 1967 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiolepididae

PaleoDB taxon number: 31557

Synonym: Ophiuraster Miller 1958 [replaced name] (taxon 119171)

Full reference: D. E. Hattin. 1967. Permian ophiuroids from northern Oklahoma. Journal of Paleontology 41(2):489-492

Parent taxon: Ophiolepididae according to D. E. Hattin 1967

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

Subtaxa: Archaeophiomusium andinum, Archaeophiomusium bispinosum, Archaeophiomusium burrisi

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore-detritivore