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Clypeaster annandalei caviventer

Clypeaster annandalei caviventer
Description: Clypeaster annandalei caviventer Deraniyagala, 1961; Holotype (Colombo Museum No. F 60.5.32), Miocene, Minihagal Kanda, Sri Lanka.

Aboral and oral view. Length of test 41 mm.
Note that while the plate description suggest that both images illustrate the same specimen, namely the holotype, this clearly is not the case.


from 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.
Author: Kroh, Andreas
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Echinoidea taxa
Clypeaster annandalei caviventer Deraniyagala, 1961 †Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Kroh, Andreas 2011-11-23

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