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Gagaria crenularis

Echinoidea - Temnopleuroida

Taxonomy
Gagaria crenularis was named by Linder et al. (1988). Its type specimen is UCMP 38205, a test, and it is a mold. Its type locality is Butte Creek [Abiqua Mbr, Scotts Mills Fm], which is in an Oligocene marine limestone in the Scotts Mills Formation of Oregon.

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Synonymy list
YearName and author
1988Gagaria crenularis Linder et al. p. 953 figs. figs. 4.5-4.9

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
RankNameAuthor
subphylumEchinozoa
classEchinoidea()
orderTemnopleuroida()
genusGagariaDuncan 1889
speciescrenularis

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Diagnosis
ReferenceDiagnosis
R. A. Linder et al. 1988est small, low hemispherical; zygopores arcuate within trigeminous echinoid-type ambulacra; test not sculp- tured; ambulacral and interambulacral primary tubercles ar- ranged in two irregular vertical series, crenulated and imper- forate; secondary interambulacral tubercles crenulate, arranged in irregular vertical