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Ophioderma Müller and Troschel 1840 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiodermatidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53825

Full reference: J. Müller and F.H. Troschel. 1840. Über die Gattungen der Ophiuren. Archiv für Naturgeschichte, Berlin 6:327-330

Parent taxon: Ophiodermatidae according to R. Storc and J. Zitt 2008

Sister taxa: Ophiarachna, Ophiarachninae, Ophiodermatinae, Ophiopeza, Palaeocoma

Subtaxa: Ophioderma dentata, Ophioderma hauchecorni, Ophioderma qingchangensis, Ophioderma radiatum, Ophioderma rugensis, Ophioderma spectabilis, Ophioderma squamosum, Ophioderma substriatum, Ophioderma tenuibrachiata, Ophioderma waliabadensis

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore-detritivore