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Echinoidea taxon details

Coelopleurus L. Agassiz, 1840

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Coeloclypeus (misspelling)
Kæraiaphorus (misspelling)
Keraiaphorus Michelin, 1862 (downgraded to subgenus rank)
Keraïaphorus Michelin, 1862 (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article - removal of diacritic marks))
Keraiophorus (misspelling)
Kœrairaphorus (misspelling)
Subgenus Coelopleurus (Keraiaphorus) Michelin, 1862
Subgenus Coelopleurus (Murravechinus) Philip, 1965 †
Species Coelopleurus australis H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Coelopleurus carolinensis Cooke, 1941 †
Species Coelopleurus castroi Maury, 1930 †
Species Coelopleurus dixoni Gregory, 1892 †
Species Coelopleurus exquisitus Coppard & Schultz, 2006
Species Coelopleurus floridanus A. Agassiz, 1872
Species Coelopleurus granulatus Mortensen, 1934
Species Coelopleurus interruptus Döderlein, 1910
Species Coelopleurus longicollis A. Agassiz & H.L. Clark, 1908
Species Coelopleurus maculatus A. Agassiz & H.L. Clark, 1907
Species Coelopleurus maillardi (Michelin, 1862)
Species Coelopleurus melitensis Zammit-Maempel, 1969 †
Species Coelopleurus singularis Nisiyama, 1966 †
Species Coelopleurus ulugqatensis Yang Shengqiu, 1991 †
Species Coelopleurus undulatus Mortensen, 1934
Species Coelopleurus vittatus Koehler, 1927
Species Coelopleurus wetherelli Forbes, 1852 †

Subgenus Coelopleurus (Keraiophorus) accepted as Coelopleurus (Keraiaphorus) Michelin, 1862 (misspelling)
Species Coelopleurus floridana A. Agassiz, 1872 accepted as Coelopleurus floridanus A. Agassiz, 1872 (misspelling)
Species Coelopleurus floridianus A. Agassiz, 1872 accepted as Coelopleurus floridanus A. Agassiz, 1872 (misspelling)
Species Coelopleurus paucituberculatus Gregory, 1890 † accepted as Coelopleurus (Murravechinus) paucituberculatus (Gregory, 1890) † (type species of Murravechinus)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2021). World Echinoidea Database. Coelopleurus L. Agassiz, 1840. Accessed at: on 2021-04-22
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2010-09-06 12:28:48Z

original description  (of Keraïaphorus Michelin, 1862) Michelin, H. (1862). Annex A. Echinides et Stellerides. <em>In: Maillard, L. (eds). Notes sur l'Île de la Réunion (Bourbon). Paris : Palais Royal, Galerie D'Orléans.</em> 1-7, pls 14-16(1)., available online at
page(s): A2-A3 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Rowe, F. W. E.; Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. <em>In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia'.</em> 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne). [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From editor or global species database
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls (C. floridanus) [details]

From other sources
Remark Type species: Cidaris coronalis Leske, 1778 (=Coelopleurus equis L. Agassiz, 1840) by monotypy. [details]
Japanese ベンテンウニ属  [details]

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