Thagastea (sand dollar)

Echinoidea - Clypeasteroida - Fibulariidae

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

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cyamidia, Echinocyamus, Eoscutum, Fibularia, Fibulaster, Lenicyamidia, Porpitella, Scutellina, Tarphypygus, Togocyamus

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: slow-moving semi-infaunal detritivore

Distribution: found only at Gebel Kibli el Ahram (Unit 5, Maadi Formation), Egypt -Tawadros (2001) (Eocene of Egypt)

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