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Echinocorys Leske 1778 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Holasteroida - Holasteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 33292

Synonym: Ananchytes Lamarck 1816 (taxon 294394)

Full reference: N. G. Leske. 1778. Jacobi Theodori Klein naturalis dispositio echinodermatum, edita et descriptionibus novisque inventis et synonomis auctorem aucta. Addimenta ad I. T. Klein naturalem dispositionem Echinodermatum, G. E. Beer, Leipzig 1-278

Parent taxon: Echinocorinae according to G. N. Djabarov 1964

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Ananchytes conoidea, Echinocorys arnaudi, Echinocorys ciplyensis, Echinocorys elatodepressus, Echinocorys elatus, Echinocorys gibbus, Echinocorys gravesi, Echinocorys obliquus, Echinocorys ovalis, Echinocorys ovatus, Echinocorys perconicus, Echinocorys pyramidatus, Echinocorys scutata, Echinocorys scutatus, Echinocorys sphaericus, Echinocorys sulcatus, Echinocorys sumbaricus, Echinocorys texanus, Echinocorys turritus, Echinocorys vulgaris

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Ecology: semi-infaunal detritivore