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Ophiomyxa Müller and Troschel 1842 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiomyxidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 53842

Full reference: J. Müller and F.H. Troschel. 1842. System der Asteriden. F. Vieweg & Sohn, Braunschweig 1-147

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

Sister taxa: Ophiobyrsinae, Ophiomyxinae, Ophioscolex

Subtaxa: Ophiomyxa curvata, Ophiomyxa jekerica, Ophiomyxa rhipidata

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Ecology: epifaunal carnivore