Coulonia colei Forbes 1852 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Paxillosida - Astropectinidae

Alternative combinations: Astropecten colei, Cuneaster colei

Full reference: E. Forbes. 1852. Monograph of the Echinodermata of the British Tertiaries. Palaeontographical Society London 6:1-36

Belongs to Coulonia according to H. W. Rasmussen 1972

See also del Prato 1896, Dujardin and Hupé 1862, Forbes 1852, Hess 1955, Lehner 1937, Lewis 1993, Sacco 1893 and von Linstow 1909

Sister taxa: Coulonia neocomiensis, Coulonia parva, Coulonia platispina, Cuneaster armatus, Cuneaster mirabilis

Type specimen: Museum of Practical Geology

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Coulonia colei in the database

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