Rachiosoma corollare Leske 1778 (sea urchin)

Echinoidea - Calycina - Phymosomatidae

Alternative combination: Cidarites corollaris

Synonyms: Cidarites granulosum Goldfuss 1826, Echinites saxatilis Parkinson 1811, Phymosoma granulosum Goldfuss 1826

Belongs to Rachiosoma according to J. F. Geys and J. Jagt 1986

See also Geys 1980

Sister taxa: Rachiosoma hondoensis, Rachiosoma mortoni

Ecology: slow-moving low-level epifaunal omnivore

Distribution:

• Cretaceous of Belgium (1 collection), France (2)

Total: 3 collections each including a single occurrence

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