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Echinoidea taxon details

Tromikosoma tenue (A. Agassiz, 1879)

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Echinosoma tenue (A. Agassiz, 1879) (transferred to Tromikosoma)
Echinosoma tenuis (A. Agassiz, 1879) (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 31.2.))
Phormosoma tenue A. Agassiz, 1879 (transferred to Tromikosoma)
Phormosoma tenui (A. Agassiz, 1879) (incorrect declination of species name)
Tromikosoma mordens de Meijere, 1904 (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Tromikosoma tenue (A. Agassiz, 1879). Accessed at: on 2020-12-04
2010-09-07 08:24:41Z
2011-04-08 07:45:14Z

original description  (of Phormosoma tenuis A. Agassiz, 1879) Agassiz, A. (1879). Preliminary report on the Echini of the Exploring Expedition of H.M.S "Challenger". Sir C. Wyville Thomson Chief of Civilian Staff. <em>Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.</em> new series 6, 190-212., available online at
page(s): 202 [details]   

original description  (of Tromikosoma mordens de Meijere, 1904) Meijere, J. C. H. d. 1904. Die Echinoidea der Siboga-Expedition. Siboga Expeditie 43, 1-252., available online at
page(s): 39-440; pl. 13: figs 163-165 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at [details]   

basis of record Mortensen, T. (1935). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. II. Bothriocidaroida, Melonechinoida, Lepidocentroida, and Stirodonta, 647 pp., C. A. Reitzel & Oxford University Press, Copenhagen & London.
page(s): 171-177 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

Syntype (of Phormosoma tenuis A. Agassiz, 1879) MCZ 872, geounit Tokyo Bay [details]

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