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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
Direct Link
Suggestions or additions? Email us!
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

 
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