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Temnocidaris Cotteau 1863 (pencil urchin)

Echinoidea - Cidaroida - Cidaridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 32837

Parent taxon: Stereocidarinae according to A. B. Smith 2009

Sister taxa: Goniocidarina, Phalacrocidaris, Sinaecidaris

Subtaxa: Temnocidaris (Stereocidaris), Temnocidaris baylei, Temnocidaris danica, Temnocidaris magnifica

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Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal grazer-omnivore