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Luidia Forbes 1839 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Paxillosida - Luidiidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 31494

Full reference: E. Forbes. 1839. On the Asteriadae of the Irish Sea. Mem. Wer. Soc. edinburgh 8:114-129

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

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Luidia alternata, Luidia ciliaris, Luidia etchegoinensis, Luidia hungarica, Luidia sanjoaquinensis

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore