Schizobrissus cruciatus

Schizobrissus cruciatus

Additional Functions


Belong­ing to

Gaeabionta  ⇒ Domäne: Eukaryota  ⇒ Reich: Animalia  ⇒ Mittelreich: Eumetazoa  ⇒ Klade: Triploblastica  ⇒ Klade: Nephrozoa  ⇒ Abzweig: Deuterostomia  ⇒ Klade: Ambulacraria  ⇒ Stamm: Echinodermata  ⇒ Unterstamm: Echinozoa  ⇒ Klasse: Echinoidea  ⇒ Unterklasse: Euechinoidea  ⇒ Infraklasse: Irregularia  ⇒ Superordnung: Atelostomata  ⇒ Ordnung: Spatangoida  ⇒ Unterordnung: Brissidina  ⇒ Familie: Brissidae  ⇒ Gattung: Schizobrissus

Taxo­nomic seg­ment


This mentioned taxonomy is an attempt to make an conclusive assignment from the different classifications of various scientists. Because the taxonomy may change due to the latest investigative methods and other findings, our map is a guide only.

Name from

Corre­spond­ing author (Name, Year)

Agassiz & Desor, 1847

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Schizobrissus cruciatus



Brissus cruciatus

Agassiz & Desor, 1847
Ref.: J. W. Durham. 1961. Miocene echinoids from the Valle Central, Costa Rica. Journal of Paleontology 35(3):480-488

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Motility: slow-moving
Environment: marine

deposit feeder, detritivore

Compositon of the remains:

high Mg Calcite

Reference- and Source indication, Literature

On the same taxonomic level (siblings) (Count: 7)

Taxonomic assignment (0)

References by PBDB, License: CC BY

  • J. W. Durham, 1961 - Miocene echinoids from the Valle Central, Costa Rica - Journal of Paleontology (35), 480-488 (journal article, English)


GUSID (Global unique identifier short form) Hs6O0Tr1T0qEzg1xPkWKQw
GUID (Global unique identifier) D18ECE1E-F53A-4A4F-84CE-0D713E458A43
Database ID 138892