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Villebrunaster thorali SPENCER, 1951

FIGURÉ

Fossil specimen

MNHN.F.A47188
VOMN 3579
incomplet

Taxonomy

Echinodermata
Asteroidea
Platyasterida
Chinianasteridae
Villebrunaster thorali SPENCER, 1951

Origin

Languedoc-Roussillon
Hérault
Félines-Minervois
Roc des Sayrols, Point 2
43° 21' 36'' N ; 2° 34' 48'' E

Stratigraphy

Paléozoïque
Ordovicien
Ordovicien inférieur
Trémadocien

Determination history

Blake 2013 FIGURÉ
, - Early Asterozoan (Echinodermata) Diversification: a paleontologic quandary. Journal of Paleontology, t. 87, vol. 3, p. 353-372
 
Citation: text-fig. 1.5
Blake 2014 FIGURÉ
, - Two Ordovician asterozoans (Echinodermata) of problematic affinities. Journal of Paleontology, t. 88, vol. 6, p. 1163-1173
 
Citation: p. 1171 text-fig. 5.7-8
Blake & Guensburg 2015 FIGURÉ
, - The class Somasteroidea (Echinodermata, Asterozoa): morphology and occurrence. Journal of Paleontology, t. 89, vol. 3, p. 465-486
 
Citation: p. 472 text-fig. 8.1-3