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Echinoidea - Tithoniidae
It was reranked as Metaporinus (Tithonia) by Jesionek-Szymanska (1963).
It was assigned to Metaporinus by Jesionek-Szymanska (1963); to Disasteridae by Wagner and Durham (1966); to Disasteroida by Sepkoski (2002); and to Tithoniidae by Barras (2007) and Gaillard et al. (2011).
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|C. G. Barras 2007||Tithoniids with an endocyclic apical disc (cf. Jesionek Szymanska 1963: text-pl. 13, fig. 9). The peristome is angled to face towards the anterior. Plastron plating is amphisternous (Fig. 12B). The pore pairs are microscopic.|