Alternative combination: Uraster spiniger
Full reference: T. Wright. 1880. Monograph of the British fossil Echinodermata from the oolithic formations. Volume 2 - The Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea. Part 3. Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society 1880:155-203
Sister taxon: Compsaster formosus
Type specimen: Holotype BNHM E 1642
Ecology: epifaunal carnivore
Distribution: there are no occurrences of Compsaster spiniger in the database
Specimen images are retrieved through the ePANDDA API.
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