Aplocoma agassizi von M√ľnster 1839 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiolepididae

Alternative combinations: Acroura agassiz, Acroura agassizi

Synonyms: Acroura prisca Goldfuss 1833, Aspidura (Amphiglypha) prisca Goldfuss 1833, Aspidura prisca Goldfuss 1833, Ophiura prisca Goldfuss 1833

Belongs to Aplocoma according to B. Thuy et al. 2012

See also Agassiz 1835, Benecke 1886, Boehm 1889, d'Orbigny 1850, Eck 1879, Goldfuss 1833, Hess 1965, Hess 1985, Hess and Meyer 2008, Kutscher 1940 and Pohlig 1878

Sister taxa: Aplocoma aalensis, Aplocoma brevispina, Aplocoma buehleri, Aplocoma granulata, Aplocoma lariensis, Aplocoma mutata, Aplocoma torrii

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore-detritivore

Distribution:

• Triassic of the Netherlands (2 collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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