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Girvanaster Spencer 1916 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Hudsonasteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 31356

Full reference: W. K. Spencer. 1916. A monograph of the British Palaeozoic Asterozoa. Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society, London 1915(2):57-108

Parent taxon: Hudsonasteridae according to J. Dean Shackleton 2005

Sister taxa: Coccasterinae, Doliaster, Hudsonaster, Hudsonasterinae, Siluraster, Silurasterinae

Subtaxa: Girvanaster sculptus

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Type: Girvanaster sculptus

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore