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Echinoidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyovulaster Smith, 2013 † 
AphiaID: 732972

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 editorSpatangoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrasterina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulasteridae † (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyovulaster disjunctus Smith, 2013 † (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOvulasteridae Lambert, 1896 †
Source  original description Smith, A.B. 2013. Geological history of bathyal echinoid faunas, with a new genus from the late Cretaceous of Italy. Geological Magazine, 150/1, 177-182., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0016756812000738
page(s): 178-179 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathyovulaster disjunctus Smith, 2013 †
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range fossil only
Distribution 
Link Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Echinoid Directory 
Attribute Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group plankton » Stage larva (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Phanerozoic > Mesozoic > Cretaceous > Cretaceous, Upper (100.5 Ma) [details]
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Ovulasterid spatangoid lacking an anterior sulcus; apical disc etmophract and ambulacra apetaloid. Labral plate separated from sternal plates by ambulacral plates I.b.2 and V.a.2; sternal plates asymmetric. [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEtymology Named in reference to its closest relative and its deep-water provenance. [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Bathyovulaster disjunctus, Holotype
Bathyovulaster disjunc...
[image from typetaxon]
Bathyovulaster disjunctus, plating pattern
Bathyovulaster disjunc...
[image from typetaxon]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:732972
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2013-07-01 08:46:26Z  created  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Bathyovulaster Smith, 2013. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2014) World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2014) World Echinoidea Database at http://www.marinespecies.org/echinoidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=732972 on 2014-09-18
  

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