Cassidulus rojasi Sanchez-Roig 1953 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Cassiduloida - Cassidulidae

Full reference: M. Sanchez-Roig. 1953. Nuevos Equinidos fosiles de la fauna Cubana. Anales de la Academia de Ciencias Medicas, Fisicas Y Naturales de la Habana 41:136-176

Belongs to Cassidulus according to M. Sanchez-Roig 1953

Sister taxa: Cassidulus (Cassidulus), Cassidulus (Galerolampas), Cassidulus abruptus, Cassidulus amygdala, Cassidulus gouldii, Cassidulus mercedensis, Cassidulus pacificus, Cassidulus yoshiwarai, Nucleolites (Cassidulus) elatus

Type specimen: Sanchez Roig Tipo No. 755, a test. Its type locality is Finca "La Fortuna", Marroquin, which is in an Oligocene carbonate carbonate in Cuba.

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Finca "La Fortuna", Marroquin

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