Pteraster Müller and Troschel 1842 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Velatida - Pterasteridae

Full reference: J. Müller and F.H. Troschel. 1842. System der Asteriden. F. Vieweg & Sohn, Braunschweig 1-147

Parent taxon: Pterasteridae according to W. K. Spencer and C.W. Wright 1966

See also Perrier 1875

Sister taxon: Savignaster

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: epifaunal carnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), Germany (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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