Valettaster digitatus Quenstedt 1858 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Valvatida - Sphaerasteridae

Alternative combinations: Sphaeraster digitatus, Sphaerites digitatus

Full reference: F. A. Quenstedt. 1858. Der Jura. H. Laupp'schen, Tübingen 1-842

Belongs to Valettaster according to G. Breton 1985

See also Fraas 1910, Quenstedt 1858, Quenstedt 1876 and Schöndorf 1906

Sister taxa: Valettaster argus, Valettaster dangeardi, Valettaster granulatus, Valettaster ocellatus, Valettaster stipes

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Valettaster digitatus in the database

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