Family Neolampadidae Lambert 1918 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Cassiduloida - Neolampadidae

Full reference: J. Lambert. 1918. Considérations sur la classification des Echinides Atélostomes. I. Brachygnata et Procassiduloida. Mémoires de la Société Académique d’Agriculture des Sciences, Arts et Belles-Lettres du Département de l’Aube, Série 3 55:9-54

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

See also Durham and Wagner 1966

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Notolampas Pisolampas Pliolampadidae

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Ecology: infaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Italy (3 collections), Madagascar (2)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Malta (2)

• Oligocene of Cuba (1)

• Eocene of Cuba (1), India (1), Jamaica (1), United States (35: Alabama, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina)

• Paleocene of Spain (1), United States (8: Alabama, Georgia)

• Cretaceous of Iraq (1)

Total: 56 collections including 69 occurrences

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