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Clade Forcipulatida Perrier 1884 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Surculifera

PaleoDB taxon number: 185905

Full reference: E. Perrier. 1884. Mémoire sur les étoiles de mer recueillies dans la mer des Antilles et le Golf du Mexique. Nouvelles Archives du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle 6(2):127-276

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Asteriadina, Asteriidae, Brisingida, Heliasteridae, Labidiasteridae, Neomorphasteridae, Pedicellasteridae, Protothyraster, Stichasteridae, Terminasteridae, Zoroasteridae

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Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore