Arthraster cristatus Spencer 1907 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Valvatida

Full reference: W. K. Spencer. 1907. A Monograph of the British Fossil Echinodermata from the Cretaceous formations. Volume second: The Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea. Paleontographical Society Monographs 2(4):91-132

Belongs to Arthraster according to W. K. Spencer 1913

See also Lewis 1993 and Spencer 1907

Sister taxa: Arthraster dixoni, Arthraster spenceri

Type specimen: Holotype BNHM E 20266

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of the Czech Republic (2 collections), France (4)

Total: 6 collections each including a single occurrence

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