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Berckhemeraster Blake and Hagdorn 2003 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Trichasteropsida - Trichasteropsiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 80652

Full reference: D. B. Blake and H. Hagdorn. 2003. The Asteroidea (Echinodermata) of the Muschelkalk (Middle Triassic of Germany). Paläontologische Zeitschrift 77(1):23-58

Parent taxon: Trichasteropsidae according to A. S. Gale 2011

Sister taxon: Trichasteropsis

Subtaxa: Berckhemeraster charistikos

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Type: Berckhemeraster charistikos

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore