Peronella Gray 1855 (sand dollar)

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Laganidae

Full reference: J. E. Gray. 1855. Catalogue of the Recent Echinida, or Sea Eggs, in the Collection of the British Museum. Part I. Echinida Irregularia. Woodfall & Kinder, London 1-69

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Fibulina, Hupea, Jacksonaster, Laganinae, Laganum, Neolaganinae, Peronellites, Rumphia, Sismondia

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Indonesia (2 collections)

• Eocene of Panama (1), United States (3: Florida)

Total: 6 collections including 11 occurrences

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