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Heterocentrotus Brandt 1835 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Camarodonta - Echinometridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 33055

Full reference: J. F. Brandt. 1835. Prodromus descriptionis animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum. Animalia Mertensii. Petropoli, Lipsiae 1:1-75

Parent taxon: Echinometridae according to H. B. Fell and D. L. Pawson 1966

Sister taxa: Echinometra, Evechinus, Hipponoe

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: epifaunal grazer-deposit feeder