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Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Geocoma carinata Muenster, 1826
Added: 27-8-2006
Modified: 26-10-2013 by Frederik
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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Geocoma carinata Muenster, 1826

Comments:
Arms slightly deflected according to flow direction. Purchased.

Location
Found in: Solnhofen, Germany >>See Species List
Date: ?

Stratigraphy
Period: Jurassic >> Species List
Epoch: Upper Jurassic >> Species List
Stage: Tithonian >> Species List

Collection
Collection Frederik Lerouge (Frederik)
Fossiel.net number: 61-0064

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Loriolaster mirabilis Stürz, 1886
Added: 15-7-2007
Modified: 25-10-2013 by Frederik
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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Loriolaster mirabilis Stürz, 1886

Comments:
A beautiful brittle star from Bundenbach. This brittle star is also on the cover of the special issue of Gea on Bundenbach.

Location
Found in: Bundenbach, Germany >>See Species List
Date: 2004

Stratigraphy
Period: Devonian >> Species List
Epoch: Lower Devonian >> Species List
Stage: Emsian >> Species List

Collection
Collection Ger Cremers (Pachydiscus)
Fossiel.net number: 229-0102

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Metopaster cf. thoracifer (Geinitz,1871)
Added: 29-12-2018

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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Metopaster cf. thoracifer (Geinitz,1871)

Location
Found in: Cap Blanc Nez, France >>See Species List
Date: 25-04-2017

Stratigraphy
Period: Cretaceous >> Species List
Epoch: Upper Cretaceous >> Species List
Stage: Turonian >> Species List

Collection
Collection Tom Koops (Spongebob)
Fossiel.net number: 2080-0122

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Metopaster sp.
Added: 8-4-2006
Modified: 26-10-2013 by Frederik
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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Metopaster sp.

Comments:
Skeletal parts of an arm of a brittle star.

Location
Found in: Rügen, Germany >>See Species List
Date: 01-06-1993

Stratigraphy
Period: Cretaceous >> Species List
Epoch: Upper Cretaceous >> Species List
Stage: Cenomanian >> Species List

Collection
Collection Robert Mensink (Fossielenzoeker)
Fossiel.net number: 432-0061

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Ophiomusium granulosum (Roemer, 1840)
Added: 12-11-2006
Modified: 27-3-2019 by Fossildude
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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Ophiomusium granulosum (Roemer, 1840)

Comments:
Brittle star. Very rare find. One arm is slightly smaller, probably regenerated. Complete specimens I have not seen yet from tis location . However, I've seen some nearly complete.

Location
Found in: ENCI, The Netherlands >>See Species List
Date: 14-10-2000

Stratigraphy
Period: Cretaceous >> Species List
Epoch: Upper Cretaceous >> Species List
Stage: Maastrichtian >> Species List
Formation: Maastricht >> Species List
Member: Gronsveld

Collection
Collection Ger Cremers (Pachydiscus)
Fossiel.net number: 229-0047

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Ophiomusium granulosum (Roemer, 1840)
Added: 11-11-2011
Modified: 27-3-2019 by Fossildude
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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Ophiomusium granulosum (Roemer, 1840)

Comments:
Brittle star is about 10cm and lacks only the tips of the arms!

Location
Found in: ENCI, The Netherlands >>See Species List
Date: juli 2001

Stratigraphy
Period: Cretaceous >> Species List
Epoch: Upper Cretaceous >> Species List
Stage: Maastrichtian >> Species List
Formation: Maastricht >> Species List
Member: Gronsveld

Collection
Collection Mart Deckers (Caveman)
Fossiel.net number: 848-0006

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Ophiomusium lux Jagt & Kutscher, in Jagt, 2000
Added: 13-5-2015
Modified: 21-2-2018 by hubertus68
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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Ophiomusium lux Jagt & Kutscher, in Jagt, 2000

Comments:
Exquisitely preserved specimen comprising the central disc with mouth parts.

Location
Found in: Kunrade, The Netherlands >>See Species List
Date:

Stratigraphy
Period: Cretaceous >> Species List
Epoch: Upper Cretaceous >> Species List
Stage: Maastrichtian >> Species List
Formation: Maastricht >> Species List
Member: Kunrader facies

Collection
Collection Oliver Kesselhut (hubertus68)
Fossiel.net number: 6000-0054

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Ophiomusium? sp.
Added: 11-11-2011
Modified: 20-2-2018 by FossilDude
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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Ophiomusium? sp.

Comments:
Name is not certain, even if he belongs to this family, but it looks the same. Size 80mm.

Location
Found in: ENCI, The Netherlands >>See Species List
Date: 2 september 2000

Stratigraphy
Period: Cretaceous >> Species List
Epoch: Upper Cretaceous >> Species List
Stage: Maastrichtian >> Species List
Formation: Maastricht >> Species List
Member: Romontbos Horizont

Collection
Collection Mart Deckers (Caveman)
Fossiel.net number: 848-0005

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Ophiurina lymani Stürtz, 1890
Added: 15-7-2007
Modified: 25-10-2013 by Frederik
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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Ophiurina lymani Stürtz, 1890

Comments:
A brittle star from the Hunsrückschiefer, from the known location Bundenbach. Obtained by exchange.

Location
Found in: Bundenbach, Germany >>See Species List
Date: 2006

Stratigraphy
Period: Devonian >> Species List
Epoch: Lower Devonian >> Species List
Stage: Emsian >> Species List

Collection
Collection Ger Cremers (Pachydiscus)
Fossiel.net number: 229-0100

 
Asterozoa (Starfish and Brittle stars)
Pentasteria sp. Valette 1929
Added: 19-5-2015

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Taxonomy [explanation]
Superregnum: Eukaryota Woese et al. 1990
Regnum: Animalia Linnaeus, 1758
Subregnum: Eumetazoa Butchili, 1910
Superphylum: Deuterostomia Grobben, 1908
Phylum: Echinodermata Klein, 1754
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa Bell, 1891
Superclassis: Asterozoa von Zittel, 1895
Species: Pentasteria sp. Valette 1929

Location
Found in: Lion-sur-Mer, France >>See Species List
Date: -

Stratigraphy
Period: Jurassic >> Species List
Epoch: Middle Jurassic >> Species List
Stage: Bathonian >> Species List

Collection
Collection Liane Hüne (Bener83)
Fossiel.net number: 8309-0102

 
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