Alternative combination: Nymphaster wrighti
Full reference: H. W. Rasmussen. 1950. Cretaceous Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea with a special reference to the species found in Denmark. Denmarks Geologiske Undersogelse 2:1-134
Sister taxon: Chomataster acules
Type specimen: Mineralogical Museum, Copenhagen, holotype MMH 7538
Ecology: epifaunal detritivore
Distribution: found only at Rügen Island, White Chalk (Cretaceous of Germany)
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