†family Palaeuridae Spencer 1951

Stenuroidea - Parophiurina - Palaeuridae

Full reference: W. K. Spencer. 1951. Early Palaeozoic starfish. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, series B 235(B623):87-129

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

See also Boczarowski 2001, Owen 1965 and Spencer 1951

Sister taxa: Antiquaster, Antiquasteridae

Subtaxa: Medusaster Umerophiura

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Type: Palaeura

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore


• Devonian of Germany (1 collection), Poland (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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