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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudananchys speetonensis Smith & Wright, 2012 † 
AphiaID: 738344

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuechinoidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIrregularia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtelostomata (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolasteroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeridosternata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocorythidae † (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudananchys † (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudananchys Pomel, 1883 †
Source  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]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range fossil only
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype BMNH E14429, locality England (Speeton, Yorkshire) [details]

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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis 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]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Refers to the type loccality (Speeton). [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Upper Cenomanian [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPublication date Nov. 2012 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStratigraphy Lower Chalk [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Speeton, Yorkshire, England [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:738344
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Pseudananchys speetonensis Smith & Wright, 2012. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2014) World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=738344 on 2014-10-01
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