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Subgenera of the holothurian genus Achistrum

John S. Hampton
Subgenera of the holothurian genus Achistrum
Micropaleontology (1958) 4 (1): 75-77

Abstract

"The holothurian genus Achistrum is subdivided, on the basis of the terminal loop, into the subgenus Achistrum sensu stricto and three new subgenera, Spinrum, Cancellrum, and Aduncrum. Their relationships are discussed. . . . Achistrum ranges from the Carboniferous to the middle Jurassic, and the possibility of its occurrence in the Cretaceous should not be disregarded, as no complete study concerning the holothuroids of this period has yet been made."


ISSN: 0026-2803
Coden: MCPLAI
Serial Title: Micropaleontology
Serial Volume: 4
Serial Issue: 1
Title: Subgenera of the holothurian genus Achistrum
Author(s): Hampton, John S.
Pages: 75-77
Published: 1958
Text Language: English
Publisher: American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY, United States
Accession Number: 1958-002128
Categories: Invertebrate paleontology
Document Type: Serial
Bibliographic Level: Analytic
Illustration Description: illus.; Erratum: Ibid., No. 3, p. 316
Country of Publication: United States
Secondary Affiliation: GeoRef, Copyright 2017, American Geosciences Institute. Reference includes data from Bibliography and Index of Geology Exclusive of North America, Geological Society of America, Boulder, CO, United States
Update Code: 1958
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