Cassiduloida

Cassiduloida

[‚kas·ə·də′lȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of exocyclic Euechinoidea possessing five similar ambulacra which form petal-shaped areas (phyllodes) around the mouth.
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Superorder Atelostomata Order Cassiduloida Family Echinolampadidae Genus Echinolampas GRAY, 1825 Echinolampas cfr.
Of these, eight involve brood-protection (Cidaroida, Temnopleuroida, Echinoida, Spatangoida [including Schizasteridae and Brissidae], Holasteroida, Cassiduloida, Clypeasteroida).