Ophiomusium solodurense Hess 1962 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Ophiolepididae

Full reference: H. Hess. 1962. Mikropaläontologische Untersuchungen an Ophiuren II. Die Ophiuren aus dem Lias (Pliensbachien-Toarcien) von Seewen (Kt. Solothurn). Bericht der schweitzerischen palaeontologischen Gesellschaft 55(2):609-656

Belongs to Ophiomusium according to H. Hess 1962

Sister taxa: Ophiomusium biconcavum, Ophiomusium calloviense, Ophiomusium dizluense, Ophiomusium eburneum, Ophiomusium ferrugineum, Ophiomusium fitchii, Ophiomusium gagnebini, Ophiomusium granulosum, Ophiomusium leckenbyi, Ophiomusium longecombense, Ophiomusium lux, Ophiomusium mammillatum, Ophiomusium murravii, Ophiomusium praecisum, Ophiomusium ramsayi, Ophiomusium rugosum, Ophiomusium sentum, Ophiomusium sinemurensis, Ophiomusium sinuatum, Ophiomusium vermiculatum, Ophiomusium weymouthiense

Type specimen: Holotype M 5777; Museum basel

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore-detritivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of Luxembourg (1 collection), Switzerland (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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