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Schondorfia Blake and Guensburg 1989 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Hemizonida

PaleoDB taxon number: 31371

Full reference: D. B. Blake and T. E. Guensburg. 1989. Two new multiarmed Paleozoic (Mississippian) asteroids (Echinodermata) and some paleobiologic implications. Journal of Paleontology 63(3):331-340

Parent taxon: Hemizonida according to D. B. Blake and T. E. Guensburg 1989

Sister taxa: Helianthasteridae, Lacertasterias, Lepyriactinidae, Taeniactinidae, Palaeostellidae

Subtaxa: Schondorfia fungosa

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Type: Schondorfia fungosa

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore