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Echinometra Gray 1825 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Camarodonta - Echinometridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 33048

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1825. An attempt to divide the Echinida, or Sea Eggs, into natural families. Annals of Philosophy, new series 10:423-431

Parent taxon: Echinometridae according to S. K. Donovan et al. 2005

Sister taxa: Evechinus, Heterocentrotus, Hipponoe

Subtaxa: Echinometra lucunter

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Type: Echinus lucunter

Ecology: epifaunal grazer-deposit feeder