Deckersamphiura inusitata Jagt 2000 (brittle star)

Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Amphiuridae

Full reference: J. W. M. Jagt. 2000. Late Cretaceous-Early Paleocene echinoderms and the K/T boundary in the southeast Netherlands and the northeast Belgium. - part 3: Ophiuroids. Scripta Geologica 21:1-179

Belongs to Deckersamphiura according to J. W. M. Jagt 2000

Sister taxon: Deckersamphiura vitea

Type specimen: Holotype NHMM RD 155; paratypes NHMM MB 377-27, NHMM MD 3061

Ecology: semi-infaunal detritivore-suspension feeder

Distribution:

• Cretaceous to Paleogene of the Netherlands (1 collection)

• Cretaceous of the Netherlands (1)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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