WoRMS taxon details

Echinidae Gray, 1825

123160  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123160)

accepted
Family
Genus Dermechinus Mortensen, 1942
Genus Echinus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Gracilechinus Fell & Pawson in Moore, 1966
Genus Polyechinus Mortensen, 1942
Genus Sterechinus Koehler, 1901
Genus Stirechinus Desor, 1856 †

Genus Atactus Pomel, 1883 † (nomen dubium, original description inadequate)

Genus Echino accepted as Echinus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Echinum accepted as Echinus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Styrechinus Desor, 1856 † accepted as Stirechinus Desor, 1856 † (incorrect original spelling (as selected by First Reviser ICZN 4th ed., Art. 24.2.3.))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Echinidae Gray, 1825. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123160 on 2018-09-25
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-08-31 07:25:31Z
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basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, 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. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Kroh, A. & Smith, A.B. (2010): The phylogeny and classification of post-Palaeozoic echinoids. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 8/2: 147-212., available online at http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1477-2019&volume=8&issue=2&spage=147
page(s): 171 [details]   

identification resource Smith, A.B. 2013. Key to the genera of Echinoida. In: Smith, A.B. & Kroh, A. (editors) The Echinoid Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/research/projects/echinoid-directory/taxa/key.jsp?id=360 [details]   
 
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