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Anisaster Pomel 1886 (heart urchin)

Echinoidea - Spatangoida - Schizasteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 168731

Alternative spellings: Agassizia (Anisaster), Anisaser

Full reference: A. Pomel. 1886. Note sur deux Echinides du terrain Eocène. Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France 14:608-613

Parent taxon: Agassizia according to A. G. Fischer 1966

Sister taxon: Agassizia caobaensis

Subtaxa: Agassizia (Anisaster) mossomi

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Ecology: slow-moving shallow infaunal deposit feeder-detritivore