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Temnopleurus (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Camarodonta - Temnopleuridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 33040

Parent taxon: Temnopleurinae according to S. Nisiyama 1966

Sister taxa: Brochopleurus, Erbechinus, Mespilia, Salmaciella, Temnotrema

Subtaxa: Temnopleurus (Toreumatica), Temnopleurus hardwickii, Temnopleurus toreumaticus

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer-deposit feeder