Parametopaster undulatus Spencer 1913

Asteroidea - Valvatida - Goniasteridae

Alternative combination: Metopaster undulatus

Full reference: W. K. Spencer. 1913. The evolution of Cretaceous Asteroidea. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London, serie B 204:99-177

Belongs to Parametopaster according to G. Breton 1992

See also Brünnich-Nielsen 1943, Gale 1987, Jagt 1999, Jagt 2000, Lewis 1993, Müller 1953, Müller 1961, Rasmussen 1950, Rasmussen 1979, Reich and Frenzel 2002, Schulz and Weitschat 1975, Spencer 1913 and Wright and Wright 1940

Sister taxa: Parametopaster albocervus, Parametopaster altus, Parametopaster decipiens, Parametopaster fournieri, Parametopaster stainforthi, Parametopaster villieri

Type specimen: Natural History Museum, London, holotype BNHM E 13274, paratypes BNHM 13275-8

Distribution:

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

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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