Infraorder Echinidea Kroh and Smith 2010 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Camarodonta

Full reference: A. Kroh and A. B. Smith. 2010. The phylogeny and classification of post-Palaeozoic echinoids. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 8(2):147-212

Parent taxon: Camarodonta according to A. Kroh and A. B. Smith 2010

Sister taxa: Odontophora, Parasaleniidae, Temnopleuridea

Subtaxa: Echinidae Parechinidae

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Ecology: epifaunal grazer-deposit feeder

Distribution:

• Quaternary of France (1 collection), Greece (1), Spain (2)

• Pliocene of Belgium (1), United States (7: North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia)

• Miocene of Algeria (6), Argentina (1), Austria (1), Cyprus (3), Egypt (1), France (2), Germany (1), Italy (5), Malta (1), Morocco (1), Spain (2), Switzerland (2), United States (1: Florida)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Argentina (1)

• Oligocene to Pliocene of Argentina (1)

• Oligocene of Australia (1), New Zealand (1)

• Eocene to Oligocene of Argentina (2)

• Eocene of Argentina (1), the United Kingdom (1)

• Paleocene of United States (1: New Jersey)

• Cretaceous of Brazil (1), Egypt (1), France (3), Germany (1), Portugal (18), Switzerland (4)

• Jurassic of Canada (1: Yukon), Saudi Arabia (1)

• Triassic of Hungary (1), Switzerland (3)

Total: 82 collections including 89 occurrences

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