WoRMS name details

Minicidaris Deraniyagala, 1961 †

587473  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:587473)

nomen dubium (Indeterminate (spine-based taxon))
Genus
Minicidaris minihagali Deraniyagala, 1961 † (type by original designation)

Species Minicidaris minihagali Deraniyagala, 1961 † (nomen dubium, Indeterminate (spine-based taxon))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
fossil only
Deraniyagala, P. E. P. (1961). The Amphitheatres of Minihagel Kanada, Their Possible Origin and Some of the Fossils and Stone Artefacts Collected from Them. Spolia Zeylanica, Bulletin of the National Museums of Ceylon. 29: 149-161.
page(s): 153 [details]   
Fossil range Miocene  
Fossil range Miocene [details]

Status Because the type-species is based on a spine and no test are known with these spines attached, the taxon is indeterminate.   
Status Because the type-species is based on a spine and no test are known with these spines attached, the taxon is indeterminate.  [details]
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Minicidaris Deraniyagala, 1961 †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=587473 on 2018-07-17
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original description Deraniyagala, P. E. P. (1961). The Amphitheatres of Minihagel Kanada, Their Possible Origin and Some of the Fossils and Stone Artefacts Collected from Them. Spolia Zeylanica, Bulletin of the National Museums of Ceylon. 29: 149-161.
page(s): 153 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Fossil range Miocene [details]

Original description Known form part of a spine somewhat akin to Rhabdocidaris Desor. but with more elongate spikes and in being proportionately stouter. The spikes upon the spine me even more developed than in Porocidaris Desor. [details]

Status Because the type-species is based on a spine and no test are known with these spines attached, the taxon is indeterminate.  [details]
 



Minicidaris minihagali
 Minicidaris minihagali
[image from typetaxon]