Fossulaster Lambert and Thiéry 1925 (sand dollar)

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Clypeasteridae

Full reference: J. Lambert and P. Thiéry. 1925. Essai de nomenclature raisonnée des échinides. L. Ferrière, Chaumont (7–8)513-607

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

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

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution: there are no occurrences of Fossulaster in the database

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