Perischoechinoidea | Article about Perischoechinoidea by The Free Dictionary
A subclass of principally extinct echinoderms belonging to the Echinoidea and lacking stability in the number of columns of plates that make up the ambulacra and interambulacra.
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The Cidaroida, the only extant order of the subclass Perischoechinoidea
, is the lineage most divergent from all other echinoids.
Echinoidea: SCB, in the form of short rods, were found in Goniocidaris umbraculum, a representative of the primitive subclass Perischoechinoidea
. SCB were easily found by epifluorescence in all the specimens that were examined.