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Echinoidea taxon details

Microcyphus rousseaui L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846

212443  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212443)

accepted
Species
Microcyphus cricacanthus H.L. Clark, 1912 (subjective junior synonym)
Microcyphus decaryi Lambert, 1923 (subjective junior synonym)
Subspecies Microcyphus rousseaui purpuratus Mortensen, 1942

Variety Microcyphus rousseaui var. purpuratus Mortensen, 1942 accepted as Microcyphus rousseaui purpuratus Mortensen, 1942 (Infrasubspecific taxon that is to be treated as a subspecies according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 45.6.4)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Agassiz, L. & Desor, P. J. E. 1846. Catalogue raisonné des familles, des genres, et des espèces de la classe des échinodermes. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Troisième Série, Zoologie 6, 305-374., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47986#page/311/mode/1up
page(s): 358 [details]   
Description General distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean (Tortonese, 1980).
Also distributed in SE Arabia (Clark & Rowe, 1971).  
Description General distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean (Tortonese, 1980).
Also distributed in SE Arabia (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Microcyphus rousseaui L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/Echinoidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212443 on 2018-09-20
Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-15 07:50:38Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z
changed
2012-06-13 21:51:01Z
changed
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
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original description  (ofMicrocyphus decaryi Lambert, 1923) Lambert, J. (1923). Echinides vivants et fossiles recueillis à Madagascar par M. Raymond Decary. Mém. Soc. Acad. Agric. Sci. Dép. Aube 85: 13-55, 1 pl., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k57204048/f13.image
page(s): 37-38; pl. 1: figs 1-3 [details]   

original description  (ofMicrocyphus cricacanthus H.L. Clark, 1912) Clark, H.L. (1912): Hawaiian and other Pacific Echini. The Pedinidae, Phymosomatidae, Stomopneustidae, and Echinometridae. - Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College, 34/4: 205-383., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/16792#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 323 [details]   

original description Agassiz, L. & Desor, P. J. E. 1846. Catalogue raisonné des familles, des genres, et des espèces de la classe des échinodermes. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Troisième Série, Zoologie 6, 305-374., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47986#page/311/mode/1up
page(s): 358 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

additional source Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 2. Camarodonta. I. Orthopsidæ, Glyphocyphidæ, Temnopleuridæ and Toxopneustidæ. vii+553 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 155-159 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description General distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean (Tortonese, 1980).
Also distributed in SE Arabia (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
 

LanguageName 
English Bald-patch urchin  [details]
German Rousseaus Seeigel  [details]

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