Fellaster Durham 1955 (sand dollar)

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Clypeasteridae

Full reference: J. W. Durham. 1955. Classification of clypeasteroid echinoids. California University Publications in Geological Sciences 31:73-198

Parent taxon: Arachnoididae according to J. W. Durham 1966

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Ammotrophus, Arachnoides, Fossulaster, Monostychia, Scutellinoides

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of New Zealand (1 collection)

• Pliocene of New Zealand (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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