Mesotremaster Hess 1972 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Valvatida - Asterinidae

Full reference: H. Hess. 1972. Eine Echinodermen-Fauna aus dem mittleren Dogger des Aargauer Juras. Schweizerische Paläontologische Abhandlungen 92:1-86

Parent taxon: Tremasterinae according to H Hess 1972

See also Gale 2011 and Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxon: Protremaster

Subtaxa: Mesotremaster felli Mesotremaster mazetieri Mesotremaster zbindeni

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Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Jurassic of France (1 collection), Switzerland (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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