† Drepanaster schohariae

Drepanaster schohariae

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Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Klade: Ambulacraria  ⇒ Stamm: Echinodermata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Asterozoa  ⇒ Klasse: Ophiuroidea  ⇒ Klasse: Oegophiurida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Lysophiurina  ⇒ Familie: Protasteridae  ⇒ Gattung: Drepanaster

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Ruedemann, 1912

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Drepanaster schohariae



Taeniaster schohariae

Ruedemann, 1912
Ref.: R. Ruedemann. 1912. The Lower Siluric shales of the Mohawk Valley. New York State Museum Bulletin 162:1-151

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Motility: slow-moving
Habit: low-level epifaunal
Environment: marine

detritivore, suspension feeder

Compositon of the remains:

high Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 2)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • W. K. Spencer, 1940 - A monograph of British Palaeozoic Asterozoa - Monograph of the Palaeontographical Society, London (1940), 495-540 (serial monograph, English)
  • R. Ruedemann, 1912 - The Lower Siluric shales of the Mohawk Valley - New York State Museum Bulletin (162), 1-151 (journal article, English)