The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andrew Smith, October 2011

Subclass Echinacea Claus, 1876, p.

Species Included Comprises the orders Arbacioida, Stomopneustoida and Camarodonta and their common stem group which includes the Stomechinidae and an unnamed family (pedinopsids)
Classification and/or Status Euechinoidea, Acroechinoidea, Carinacea
Remarks Claus, C. F. W. 1876. Grundzüge der Zoologie. 3rd ed. N. G. Elwert´sche Universitätsbuchhandlung, Marburg & Leipzig, 1254 pp.

Kroh, A. & Smith, A. B. 2010. The phylogeny and classification of post-Palaeozoic echinoids. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology 8, 147-212.