WoRMS taxon details

Tripatagus Zachos, 2012 †

730897  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:730897)

accepted
Genus
Tripatagus pittsi Zachos, 2012 † (type by original designation)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
fossil only
Zachos, L.G. 2012. A new genus and species of echinoid (Echinoidea, Spatangoida) from the Oligocene (Rupelian) of Mississippi. Southeastern Geology, 49/1, 43-48.
page(s): 45 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Etymology Incorporates the prefix tri- with the root –patagus to indicate the 3 gonopores.  
Etymology Incorporates the prefix tri- with the root –patagus to indicate the 3 gonopores. [details]

Taxonomy Placement within the Maretiidae tentative - needs to be confirmed by additional analysis.  
Taxonomy Placement within the Maretiidae tentative - needs to be confirmed by additional analysis. [details]
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Tripatagus Zachos, 2012 †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=730897 on 2018-12-15
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original description Zachos, L.G. 2012. A new genus and species of echinoid (Echinoidea, Spatangoida) from the Oligocene (Rupelian) of Mississippi. Southeastern Geology, 49/1, 43-48.
page(s): 45 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From editor or global species database
Etymology Incorporates the prefix tri- with the root –patagus to indicate the 3 gonopores. [details]

Taxonomy Placement within the Maretiidae tentative - needs to be confirmed by additional analysis. [details]
 



Tripatagus pittsi
 Tripatagus pittsi
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