The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Jenna Sullivan, May 2007

Eupatagus hildae Hawkins, 1927, p. 81

Distribution Brown's Town Formation, Moneague Group, White Limestone Supergroup (Oligocene). Brown's Town, parish of St. Ann, Jamaica.
Type Holotype: Natural History Museum E17664.
Classification and/or Status Species of Eupatagus.

Junior synonym of E. clevei according to Kier (1984).
Remarks Kier (1984, p. 99) considered E. hildae to be a junior synonym of E. clevei. (Donovan, 1993, p. 403).

Donovan, S. K., 1993. Jamaican Cenozoic Echinoidea. In Wright, R. M. & Robinson, E. (eds) Biostratigraphy of Jamaica: Geological Society of America Memoir 182.

Hawkins, H. L. in Arnold, B. W. & Clark, H. L. 1927. Jamaican Fossil Echini. With descriptions of new species of Cainozoic Echinoidea. Memoirs of the. Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard  50 (1) : 81.