The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andrew Smith, October 2011

Phyllacanthina Smith & Wright, 1989, p. 13

Type Phyllacanthus Brandt
Species Included Clade established at subtribe level, to include the genera Prionocidaris, Phyllacanthus, Eucidaris, Chondrocidaris and Acanthocidaris.
Classification and/or Status Subsumbed here within subfamily Cidarinae
Remarks Smith, A. B. & Wright, C. W. 1989. British Cretaceous echinoids. Part 1, general introduction and Cidaroida. Monographs of the Palaeontographical Society 141 (578): 1-101, pls 1-32.