The Echinoid Directory

Loriolia rosana Cooke, 1946, p. 205

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  • 1852 Diadema texanum Roemer, p. 83 (Not Diadema texanum Roemer, 1849 = Phymosoma texanum (Roemer)).
  • 1858 Pseudodiadema texanum; Desor, p. 72.
  • 1910 Heterodiadema (Loriola) texana; Lambert & Thiery, p. 181.
  • 1915 Pseudodiadema texanum; Clark, in Clark & Twitchell, p. 55.
  • 1927 Loriolia texana Lambert, 1927, p. 266.
  • 1928 Loriolia texana Adkins, p. 273.
  • ]

    Distribution
    Aptian to Lower - Middle Albian, Lower Cretaceous, of Texas, USA.
    Type Smithsonian Institution, Washington, USNM 103878 (Glen Rose Limestone, Albian of Turtle Creek, Kerr County, Texas).
    Remarks
    This taxon has been redescribed in Smith & Rader (2009).

    Cooke, C. W. 1946. Comanche echinoids. Journal of Paleontology 20, 193-237.

    Smith, A. B. & Rader, W. L. 2009 Echinoid diversity, preservation potential and sequence stratigraphical cycles in the Glen Rose Formation (early Albian, Early Cretaceous), Texas, USA. Palaeobiodiversity and Palaeoenvironments 89, 7-52.