Murravechinus (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Calycina

Parent taxon: Phymosomatoida according to J. J. Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Boletechinus, Cottaldia, Cotteaudia, Diplopodiidae, Dixieus, Echinocyphus, Emiratiidae, Gauthiosoma, Heterodiadematidae, Leioechinus, Phymosomatidae, Polydiadematidae, Trochotiara, Zeugopleurus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal omnivore

Distribution: found only at PL3203 - Left bank of the Murray River, 7 km NNE of Blanchetown (Miocene of Australia)

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