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Heliaster microbrachius Xantus 1860 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Forcipulatida - Heliasteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 186019

Full reference: J. Xantus. 1860. Description of three new species of starfish from Cape St. Lucas. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia 1860:568

Belongs to Heliaster according to A. S. Gale 2011

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore