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Inexpectacantha Thuy 2011 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiacanthidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 179379

Full reference: B. Thuy. 2011. Exceptionally well-preserved brittle stars from the Pliensbachian (Early Jurassic) of the French Ardennes. Palaeontology 54(1):215-233

Parent taxon: Ophioplinthacinae according to B. Thuy 2011

Sister taxon: Ophioplinthaca

Subtaxa: Inexpectacantha acrobatica

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Type: Inexpectacantha acrobatica

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore