Family Euryalidae Gray 1840 (basket star)

Ophiuroidea - Euryalida - Euryalidae

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1840. A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma Asterias (Linn.). Annals and Magazine of Natural History 6:275-290

Parent taxon: Euryalida according to J. W. M. Jagt 2000

See also Smith et al. 1995 and Spencer and Wright 1966

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Euryale

View classification

Type: Euryale

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

Distribution:

• Miocene of Malta (1 collection), the Russian Federation (5)

Total: 6 collections including 9 occurrences

Show more details