Astrophiura markbeneckei

Astrophiura markbeneckei

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Ophiurina 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Echinodermata
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa
Superclassis: Cryptosyringida
Classis: Ophiuroidea
Subclasse: Myophiuroidea
Infraclasse: Metophiurida
Superordo: Euryophiurida
Ordo: Ophiurida
Subordo: Ophiurina

Familia: Astrophiuridae
Genus: Astrophiura
Species: † Astrophiura markbeneckei

NameEdit

Astrophiura markbeneckei Thuy, Gale & Numberger-Thuy, 2019

Type locality: The Isle of Rügen, northeast Germany; white chalk facies of late Early Maastrichtian age (sumensis, cimbrica and fastigata belemnite zones).

Fossil range: Early Maastrichtian.

Holotype: MnhnL OPH078, a dissociated lateral arm plate.

Paratypes: Two dissociated lateral arm plates, MnhnL OPH079 and OPH080.

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