Brissopneustes (heart urchin)

Echinoidea - Spatangoida - Micrasteridae

Parent taxon: Micrasteridae according to A. G. Fischer 1966

See also Sepkoski 2002

Sister taxa: Cyclasterinae, Habanaster, Isopneustes, Micraster, Ovulaster

Subtaxa: none

Ecology: slow-moving shallow infaunal deposit feeder-detritivore


• Paleocene of Austria (2 collections), Denmark (1)

• Cretaceous of Germany (1)

Total: 4 collections each including a single occurrence

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