Ophiopeza ferrugineum Boehm 1889 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiacanthida - Ophiopezidae

Alternative combination: Ophiocten ferrugineum

Synonym: Ophiolepis bigoti Porte 1927

Full reference: G. Boehm. 1889. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntniss fossiler Ophiuren. Berichte der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft zu Freiburg 4:232-287

Belongs to Ophiopeza according to J. Cottreau 1929

See also Boehm 1889 and Porte 1927

Sister taxa: none

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal detritivore-suspension feeder


• Jurassic of France (2 collections), Germany (1)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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