Nucleolites (Cassidulus) elatus Forbes 1846 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Cassiduloida - Cassidulidae

Full reference: E. Forbes. 1846. Report on the fossil invertebrata from southern India, collected by Mr. Kaye and Mr. Cunliffe. Transactions of the Geological Society of London, Series 2 7:97-174

Belongs to Nucleolites (Cassidulus) according to E. Forbes 1846

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

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Nucleolites (Cassidulus) elatus in the database

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