The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andrew Smith, July 2011

Lovenia woodsii (Etheridge, 1875)

Distribution Miocene, southern Australia.
Classification and/or Status A species of Lovenia.
Remarks Redescribed and illustrated by Irwin & Archbold (1994).

Irwin, R. P. & Archbold, N. W. 1994. The spatangoid echinoid Lovenia from the Tertiary of southeastern Australia. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria 106, 1-15.

Etheridge, R. 1875. Description of a new species of the genus Hemipatagus, Desor, from the Tertiary rocks of Victoria, Australia, with notes on some previously described species from South Australia. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society of London 31, 444-450, pl. 21.