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Stephanoura Ubaghs 1941 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiurinidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 31586

Full reference: G. Ubaghs. 1941. Description de quelques ophiures de Famennien de la Belgique. Bulletin du Musée Royal des Sciences Naturelles de Belgique 17(44):1-31

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

Sister taxa: Argentinaster, Ophiaulax, Ophiurina, Silesiaster, Stephanouropsis, Syntomospina

Subtaxa: Stephanoura belgica

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Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore-suspension feeder