WoRMS taxon details

Echiurus Guérin-Méneville, 1831

110358  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:110358)

accepted
Genus
Thalassema (Echiurus) Guérin-Méneville, 1831 (superseded original rank as subgeus)
Species Echiurus abyssalis Skorikow, 1906
Species Echiurus antarcticus Spengel, 1912
Species Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766)
Species Echiurus sitchaensis Brandt, 1835

Species Echiurus caraibicus Diesing, 1859 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Echiurus chrysacanthophorus (Couthouy, 1838) accepted as Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766) (junior subjective synonym)
Species Echiurus farcimen Baird, 1873 accepted as Urechis chilensis (M. Müller, 1852) (junior subjective synonym)
Species Echiurus forcipatus (Fabricius, 1780) accepted as Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766) (junior subjective synonym)
Species Echiurus gaertnerii Quatrefages, 1847 accepted as Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766) (subjective synonym)
Species Echiurus luetkenii Diesing, 1859 accepted as Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766) (junior subjective synonym)
Species Echiurus novaezealandiae Dendy, 1898 accepted as Urechis novaezealandiae (Dendy, 1898) (superseded original combination)
Species Echiurus pallasii (Guérin-Méneville, 1831) accepted as Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766) (junior objective synonym (of Thalassema (Echiurus) pallasii))
Species Echiurus torulobotus Salvini-Plawen, 1972 accepted as Echiurus antarcticus Spengel, 1912 (junior subjective synonym)
Species Echiurus unicinctus Drasche, 1880 accepted as Urechis unicinctus (Drasche, 1880) (superseded original combination)
Species Echiurus vulgaris (Savigny, 1822) accepted as Echiurus echiurus (Pallas, 1766) (junior subjective synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Guérin-Méneville, Félix-Édouard. (1831, etc). Zoophytes In: Iconographie du règne animal de G. Cuvier : ou, Représentation d'après nature de l'une des espèces les plus et souvent non encore figurées de chaque genre d'animaux. [Book, 3 volumes]. volume 2 & 3. B. Baillière (1829-1844)., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27814151
page(s): plate 6 of the Zoophytes [details]   
WoRMS (2018). Echiurus Guérin-Méneville, 1831. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=110358 on 2018-02-22
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original description Guérin-Méneville, Félix-Édouard. (1831, etc). Zoophytes In: Iconographie du règne animal de G. Cuvier : ou, Représentation d'après nature de l'une des espèces les plus et souvent non encore figurées de chaque genre d'animaux. [Book, 3 volumes]. volume 2 & 3. B. Baillière (1829-1844)., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/27814151
page(s): plate 6 of the Zoophytes [details]   

additional source Howson, C. M.; Picton, B. E. (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source van der Land, J. (2001). Echiura, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 178 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Murina, Vantsetti. List of Echiura. [details]   

additional source Satô, H. (1939). Studies on the Echiuroidea, Sipunculoidea and Priapuloidea of Japan. Science Reports of the Tôhoku Imperial University, Fourth Series, Biology. 14 (4): 339–460, plates XIX–XXIII. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
From editor or global species database
Authority According to Nishikawa (1998) the authority for Echiurus should be Guérin-Méneville (1831), as the name is used there as part of a binominal in plate 6 of the Zoophytes, together with illustration of the species. [details]