Hadranderaster asperulus Weller 1907 (sea star)

Asteroidea - Valvatida - Stauranderasteridae

Alternative combination: Pentaceros asperulus

Full reference: S. Weller. 1907. A report on the Cretaceous paleontology of New Jersey. Geological Survey of New Jersey, Paleontology series 4:1-871

Belongs to Hadranderaster according to L. Villier et al. 2004

See also Clark and Twitchell 1915, Cook and Ramsdell 1991, Durham and Roberts 1948 and Weller 1907

Sister taxon: Hadranderaster simplex

Type specimen: John Hopkins University, holotype T 3014

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal carnivore


• Paleocene of United States (2: New Jersey collections)

Total: 2 collections each including a single occurrence

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