The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andreas Kroh, August 2010

Toxobrissus Desor, 1858, p. 399.

Name gender masculine
Classification and/or Status Subjective junior synonym of Brissopsis L. Agassiz, in Agassiz & Desor, 1847.
Remarks Established by Desor (1858) for species of Brissopsis in which the petals are arcuate and the pores partially atrophied towards the apex.  No type species was designated.

Desor, E. 1858. Synopsis des echinides fossiles. Paris, Ch. Reinwald.