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Amblypygus Agassiz 1840 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Echinoneoida - Echinoneidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 161947

Alternative spelling: Amblypgus

Full reference: L. Agassiz. 1840. Catalogus systematicus Ectyporum Echinodermatum fossilium Musei Neocomiensis, secundum ordinem zoologicum dispositus; adjectis synonymis recentioribus, nec non stratis et locis in quibus reperiuntur. Sequuntur characteres diagnostici generum novorum vel minus cognitorum. Petitpierre, Neuchâtel 1-20

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

Sister taxa: Echinoneus, Paleoechinoneus, Pygoyrina, Rhopostoma

Subtaxa: Amblypygus depressus

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer-deposit feeder