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Lower Miocene echinoderms of Jamaica, West Indies

  title={Lower Miocene echinoderms of Jamaica, West Indies},
  author={Stephen K. Donovan and Roger W. Portell and Cornelis J. Veltkamp},
  journal={Scripta Geologica},
Despite being diverse globally, Miocene echinoids are poorly known from Jamaica. Moderately diverse echinoids and other echinoderms have been identified mainly from fragmentary specimens collected from chalks and mass-flow deposits of the Lower Miocene Montpelier Formation, White Limestone Group, near Duncans, parish of Trelawny. This locality has yielded the most diverse association of fossil echinoderms known from the Miocene of Jamaica, including at least ten species in four classes. This… 

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