Hippasteria tuberculata Forbes 1852 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Valvatida - Goniasteridae

Alternative combination: Goniaster tuberculatus

Full reference: E. Forbes. 1852. Monograph of the Echinodermata of the British Tertiaries. Palaeontographical Society London 6:1-36

Belongs to Hippasteria according to H. W. Rasmussen 1972

See also Forbes 1852, Heller 1858, Lewis 1993, Quenstedt 1876 and von Linstow 1909

Sister taxon: Hippasteria antiqua

Type specimen: Museum of Practical Geology

Ecology: epifaunal detritivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Hippasteria tuberculata in the database

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