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Scutaster Pack 1909 (sand dollar)

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Scutasteridae

PaleoDB taxon number: 33171

Full reference: R. W. Pack. 1909. Notes On Echinoids From The Tertiary of California. University of California Publications Bulletin of the Department of Geology 5(18):275-283

Parent taxon: Scutasteridae according to J. W. Durham 1966

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Scutaster andersoni, Scutaster vaquerosensis

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Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore