WoRMS taxon details

Pseudananchys speetonensis Smith & Wright, 2012 †

738344  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:738344)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
fossil only
Smith, A.B. & Wright, C.W. 2012. British Cretaceous echinoids. Part 9, Atelostomata, 2. Spatangoida (2). Monographs of the Palaeontographical Society, 166/639, 635-754.
page(s): 697-698; pl. 253: figs 1-6 [details]   
Holotype  BMNH E14429, locality England (Speeton,...  
Holotype BMNH E14429, locality England (Speeton, Yorkshire) [details]
Note Speeton, Yorkshire, England  
From editor or global species database
Type locality Speeton, Yorkshire, England [details]
Etymology Refers to the type loccality (Speeton).  
Etymology Refers to the type loccality (Speeton). [details]

Fossil range Upper Cenomanian  
Fossil range Upper Cenomanian [details]

Stratigraphy Lower Chalk  
Stratigraphy Lower Chalk [details]
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Pseudananchys speetonensis Smith & Wright, 2012 †. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=738344 on 2018-05-23
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original description Smith, A.B. & Wright, C.W. 2012. British Cretaceous echinoids. Part 9, Atelostomata, 2. Spatangoida (2). Monographs of the Palaeontographical Society, 166/639, 635-754.
page(s): 697-698; pl. 253: figs 1-6 [details]   
Holotype BMNH E14429, locality England (Speeton, Yorkshire) [details]
Paratype BMNH E14430, locality England (Speeton, Yorkshire) [details]
From editor or global species database
Diagnosis A conical species of Pseudananchys with a small, elongate apical disc, faint anterior sulcus at the ambitus and periproct opening inframarginally on a very short, retrenched posterior face. [details]

Etymology Refers to the type loccality (Speeton). [details]

Fossil range Upper Cenomanian [details]

Publication date Nov. 2012 [details]

Stratigraphy Lower Chalk [details]

Type locality Speeton, Yorkshire, England [details]