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Asteronyx Müller and Troschel 1842 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Phrynophiurida - Asteronychidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 31548

Full reference: J. Müller and F.H. Troschel. 1842. System der Asteriden. F. Vieweg & Sohn, Braunschweig 1-147

Parent taxon: Asteronychidae according to W. K. Spencer and C.W. Wright 1966

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Asteronyx simplex, Asteronyx spinulosa, Asteronyx valkenburgensis

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore