The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andrew Smith, August 2011

Leptosalenia texana (Credner, 1875, p. 111)

[1875 Salenia texana Credner, p. 111, pl. 5, figs 1-6.]

Distribution Early Albian, Texas, USA
Classification and/or Status A species of Leptosalenia.
Remarks Credner, G. R. 1875. Ceraties fastigatus and Salenia texana. Zeitschrift gesam. Naturwissenschaft 46, 105-116, pl. 5.

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.