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Paleopneustes Agassiz 1873 (heart urchin)

Echinoidea - Spatangoida - Paleopneustidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 33446

Parent taxon: Paleopneustidae according to R. A. Henderson 1975

Sister taxa: Epiaster, Nacospatangus, Pericosmus

Subtaxa: Paleopneustes holmani

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Ecology: slow-moving shallow infaunal deposit feeder-detritivore