The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andrew Smith, August 2011

Echinoclypus Pomel, 1869, p. 30

Name gender masculine
Classification and/or Status Nomen vanum for Echinoclypeus de Blainville, 1830.  Pomel (1883, p. 76) later noted that he had been in error in assigning the type of Plesiechinus to Echinoclypus [sic] Blainville [=Clypeus Leske, 1778]
Remarks Pomel, A. 1869. Revue des echinodermes et leur classification.

Pomel, A. 1883. Classification methodique et genera des echinides vivants & fossiles. Thesis presentees a la Faculte des Sciences de Paris. Alger, A. Jourdan.