The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andrew Smith, August 2011

Eurypleura Lambert, 1912, p. 90

Distribution Pliocene, West Indies.
Name gender feminine
Type Clypeaster duchassaingi Michelin, 1861, p. 107 by monotypy.
Species Included Only the type species
Classification and/or Status Unavailable name, non Eurypleura Amyot & Audinet-Serville, 1843 (insect).  Lambert & Thiery (1914) replaced the name with Tholeopelta.
Remarks Lambert, J. 1912. Description des echinides des terrains Neogenes du bassin du Rhone. Memoires de la Societe paleontologique Suisse 37. (2), 49-102, pls 4-7.