Helianthaster rhenanus

Catalog Number: PE 55337
Taxonomic Name: Helianthaster rhenanus
FM Catalog: Fossil Invertebrates
Object Kind: Hand Specimen
Lot count: 1
Phylum: Echinodermata
Class: Asteroidea
Order: Hemizonida
Family: Helianthasterida
Period: Devonian
Earliest Epoch: Early Devonian
Formation: Hunsr├╝ck Slate
Coordinates Available?: No
Country: Germany
State/Province/Territory: Rheinland
Township: Bundenbach
Collector: E. Heinrichs
EMu IRN: 2213991
Occurrence ID: fa6c4fac-67e3-4af6-b9ff-f14eb707c75f

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