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Tiarechinidae

Echinoidea - Plesiocidaroida - Tiarechinidae

Taxonomy
Tiarechinidae was named by Gregory (1897). Its type is Tiarechinus.

It was assigned to Plesiocidaroida by Fell and Pawson (1966).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1897Tiarechinidae Gregory p. 1003
1966Tiarechinidae Fell and Pawson p. U437

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
Ambulacraria
phylumEchinodermata
subphylumEchinozoa
RankNameAuthor
classEchinoidea()
subclassEuechinoideaBronn 1860
Echinacea()
orderPlesiocidaroida
familyTiarechinidae
familyTiarechinidae

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: high Mg calcitec
Ontogeny: accretion, addition of partsp
Environment: marinep
Locomotion: slow-movingo
Life habit: low-level epifaunalo
Diet: grazero
Vision: limitedc
Dispersal: waterp
Dispersal 2: planktonicp
Created: 2009-10-08 14:17:18
Modified: 2009-12-13 03:48:09
Source: o = order, c = class, p = phylum
References: Kiessling 2004, Aberhan 1992, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: Carnian or 237.00000 to 228.00000 Ma

Collections: one only


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Carnian237.0 - 228.0Italy (Venezia) Tiarechinus princeps (56706)