WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus Linnaeus, 1758

123386

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accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidarites (Echinus) Linnaeus, 1758 (accepted at genus rank)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchino (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinum (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus anchistus H.L. Clark, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus coglesi (Cotteau, 1880) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus dixoni Forbes, 1852 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus etheridgei A. Bell, 1898 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus euryporus H.L. Clark, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gilchristi Bell, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lamarcki Forbes, 1852 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus melo Lamarck, 1816
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus multicostatus Engel, 1941 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus multidentatus H.L. Clark, 1925
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus paucimiliaris Gregory, 1891 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaeroides (Nyst, 1868) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus tenuispinus Norman, 1868
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus tylodes H.L. Clark, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus wallisi A. Agassiz, 1880
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus woodi Desor, 1855 †

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus colbeaui Cotteau, 1880 † (nomen dubium, known only from an internal mould (steinkern))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus neglectus Lamarck, 1816 (nomen dubium, possible subjective junior synonym of Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis or S. pallidus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subangulosus de Blainville, 1826 (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lezaroides Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinostrephus molaris (Blainville, 1825) (nomen nudum, treated as subjective junior synonym of Echinostrephus molaris by Mortensen (1943b: p. 311))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus nortoni A. Bell & R. Bell, 1872 † (nomen nudum, unavailable since proposed without description, illustration, or indication (ICZN 1999 Article 12.1.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus rarispinus G.O. Sars, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus norvegicus Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus norvegicus (Düben & Koren, 1844) (nomen nudum, manuscript name (for globular specimens of E. acutus norvegicus))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus versicolor L. Agassiz, 1841 (nomen nudum, unavailable; mentioned in a list only; without description, illustration, or indication (ICZN 1999 Article 12.1.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus woodwardi Desor in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 † (nomen nudum, unavailable since proposed without description, illustration, or indication (ICZN 1999 Article 12.1.))

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Agarites) L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia Gray, 1835 (subjective junior synonym)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Colobocentrotus) Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus Brandt, 1835 (accepted at genus rank)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Heterocentrotus) Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus Brandt, 1835 (accepted at genus rank)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (accepted at genus rank)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) chloroticus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvechinus chloroticus (Valenciennes, 1846) (transferred to Evechinus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) korenii Desor in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus miliaris (P.L.S. Müller, 1771) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) microtuberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus microtuberculatus (Blainville, 1825) (transferred to Psammechinus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) semituberculatus Valenciennes in L. Agassiz, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus semituberculatus (Valenciennes in L. Agassiz, 1846) (transferred to Lytechinus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) verruculatus Lütken, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudechinus verruculatus (Lütken, 1864) (transferred to Nudechinus)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Strongylocentrotus) Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus Brandt, 1835 (accepted at genus rank)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes L. Agassiz, 1841 (accepted at genus rank)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) duebenii L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (nomen dubium, possible subjective junior synonym of Strongylocentrotus pallidus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) neglectus Lamarck, 1816 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus neglectus Lamarck, 1816
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) albidus (L. Agassiz, 1841) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) brevispinosus (Blainville, 1825) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) complanatus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) concavus L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) delalandi L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliocidaris erythrogramma (Valenciennes, 1846) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (transferred to Strongylocentrotus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) dübenii L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 32.5.2.1.))
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) gibbosus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaenocentrotus gibbosus (L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846) (transferred to Caenocentrosus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) granularis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Sphaerechinus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) lividus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Tripneustes) L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes L. Agassiz, 1841 (accepted at genus rank)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Tripneustes) sardica auct. accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758) (misidentification)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aciculatus Hupé, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus gaimardi (Blainville, 1825) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acufer de Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra lucunter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aequituberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus affinis Mortensen, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus affinis (Mortensen, 1903) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus albidus L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus albocinctus Hutton, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus albocinctus (Hutton, 1872) (transferred to Pseudechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus albus Molina, 1782 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoxechinus albus (Molina, 1782) (transferred to Loxechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus alexandri Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus alexandri (Danielssen & Koren, 1883) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus alternatus Deslongchamps, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus atternatus Bory de Saint Vincent in Bruguière, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMespilia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus angulosus A. Agassiz, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudechinus verruculatus (Lütken, 1864) (subjective junior synonym; junior homonym (non Echinus angulosus (Leske, 1778) = Parechinus angulosus))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus armatus de Meijere, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSelenechinus armatus (de Meijere, 1902) (transferred to Selenechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus atlanticus Mortensen, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus atlanticus (Mortensen, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus atratus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodophora atrata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus (Podophora) atratus (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Podophora)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus atternatus Bory de Saint Vincent in Bruguière, 1827 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMespilia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aurantiacus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus auranticus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus auranticus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus auritus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodiscus auritus Leske, 1778 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSculpsitechinus auritus (Leske, 1778) (unaccepted combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus basteri Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus miliaris (P.L.S. Müller, 1771) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus biforis Gmelin, 1778 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodiscus bisperforatus Leske, 1778 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus blainvillei Des Moulins, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus brevispinosus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus calamaris Pallas, 1774 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix calamaris (Pallas, 1774) (tranferred to Echinothrix)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus calamarus Pallas, 1774 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix calamaris (Pallas, 1774) (transferred to Echinothrix)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cantaber Lambert & Thiéry, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus norvegicus Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus norvegicus (Düben & Koren, 1844) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus carinatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mammillatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mamillatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus castaneus Perry, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mammillatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mamillatus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus charlesworthi Forbes, 1852 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus charlesworthi (Forbes, 1852) † (transferred to Psammechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus chlorocentrotus Des Moulins, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus chloroticus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvechinus chloroticus (Valenciennes, 1846) (transferred to Evechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cidaris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris cidaris (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Cidaris)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cordatum Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocardium cordatum (Pennant, 1777) (transferred to Echinocardium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cordatus Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocardium cordatum (Pennant, 1777) (transferred to Echinocardium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus coronalis (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix diadema (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus darnleyensis Tenison-Woods, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudechinus darnleyensis (Tenison-Woods, 1878) (transferred to Nudechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus decadactylos Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliophora orbiculus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus decoratus L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus microtuberculatus (Blainville, 1825) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus depressus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes maculatus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus depressus G.O. Sars, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus diadema Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix diadema (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Echinothrix)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus disjunctus von Martens, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocentrotus depressus (A. Agassiz, 1864) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus dröbachiensis O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 32.5.2.1.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus droebachiensis O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (transferred to Strongylocentrotus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus dubius Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus dufresnii Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia dufresnii (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus elegans Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus elegans (Düben & Koren, 1844) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus elevatus Hutton, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblypneustes elevatus (Hutton, 1872) (transferred to Amblypneustes)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus emarginatus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEncope emarginata (Leske, 1778) (transferred to Encope)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus equituberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling for Echinus aequituberculatus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus erythrogrammus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliocidaris erythrogramma (Valenciennes, 1846) (transferred to Heliocidaris)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus eſculentus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (incorrect original spelling (ICZN 4th ed., Art. 32.5.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus excavatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus fasciatus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus flemingii Forbes, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus fueginus Philippi, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus magellanicus (Philippi, 1857) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gaimardi Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus gaimardi (Blainville, 1825) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globiformis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globulus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMespilia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Mespilia)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gracilis A. Agassiz, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus gracilis (A. Agassiz, 1869) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus grandinosus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus grandis Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagiobrissus grandis (Gmelin, 1791) (transferred to Plagiobrissus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus granularis de Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Sphaerechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus granularis Say, 1827 non Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus Brandt, 1835 (misidentification (possibly a Strongylocentrotus pallidus according to Jensen, 1974))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus granulatus Gould, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus pallidus (Sars G.O., 1872) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gratilla Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Tripneustes)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus griseus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblypneustes ovum (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus henslowi Forbes, 1852 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus henslowi (Forbes, 1852) † (transferred to Psammechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus hexaporus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeodia sexiesperforata (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus hirsuta Döderlein, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gilchristi Bell, 1904 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus hirsutus Döderlein, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gilchristi Bell, 1904 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus horridus A. Agassiz, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus huttoni (Benham, 1908) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus huttoni Benham, 1908 (unaccepted combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus inflatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lacunosus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizaster lacunosus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lacunoſus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lacunosus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizaster lacunosus (Linnaeus, 1758) (incorrect original spelling (ICZN 4th ed., Art. 32.5.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus laganoides Desor in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinostrephus molaris (Blainville, 1825) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus laganum (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum laganum (Leske, 1778) (transferred to Laganum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus leschenaulti Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomopneustes variolaris (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lithophagus Leach in Tilloch, 1812 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (nomen nudum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lividus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lixula Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Arbacia)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lobatulus Walker & Jacob, 1798 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCibicides lobatulus (Walker & Jacob, 1798) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobatula lobatula (Walker & Jacob, 1798) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCibicidoides lobatulus (Walker & Jacob, 1878) (foraminiferan erroneously identified as an echinoid)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lobatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra lucunter (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus loculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lucidus Döderlein, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus lucidus (Döderlein, 1885) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lucunter Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra lucunter (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Echinometra)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lyelli Forbes, 1852 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus lyelli (Forbes, 1852) † (transferred to Psammechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus maculatus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes maculatus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Toxopneustes)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus maculosus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus magellanicus Philippi, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus magellanicus (Philippi, 1857) (transferred to Pseudechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus mamillatus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, transferred to Heterocentrotus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus mammillatus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, incorrect subsequent spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus margaritaceus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus mathaei Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus maugei Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus microstoma Thomson, 1872 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus microtuberculatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, transferred to Psammechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus miliaris P.L.S. Müller, 1771 (unaccepted, transferred to Psammechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus minimus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus minutus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus mola Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, incorrect subsequent spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus molaris Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus multicolor Yoshiwara, 1898 (unaccepted, transferred to Nudechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus neapolitanus Delle Chiaje, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus neumayeri Meisser, 1900 (unaccepted, transferred to Sterechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus niger Molina, 1782 (unaccepted, transferred to Tetrapygus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus norvegicus Düben & Koren, 1844 (unaccepted, reduced to subspecies rank )
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus nysti Cotteau, 1880 † (unaccepted, transferred to Gracilechinus and accepted at subspecies rank)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus oblonga (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus oblongus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, transferred to Echinometra)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus octodactylos Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus olisiponensis Forbes in Sharpe, 1850 † (unaccepted, transferred to Micropedina)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus omalostoma Valenciennes, 1846 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus orbiculus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, transferred to Heliophora)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus oviformis Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ovum Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, transferred to Amblypneustes)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pallidus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, transferred to Amblypneustes)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus parvituberculatus Blainville, 1834 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus paucituberculatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pedifer Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, transferred to Colobocentrotus (Podophora))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pentagonus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pentaporus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus peronii Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pictus (Norman, 1869) (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pileolus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus placenta Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, transferred to Arachnoides)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus polyzonalis Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus porosus Valenciennes, 1846 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudomelo Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudo-melo Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 32.5.2.3. - removal of hyphen))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pulchellus L. Agassiz, 1841 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pulvinulus Pennant, 1812 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus punctiferus Bory de Saint Vincent in Bruguière, 1827 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus punctulatus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, transferred to Arbacia)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpuratus Stimpson, 1857 (unaccepted, transferred to Strongylocentrotus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpurescens Valenciennes, 1846 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpureus Risso, 1826 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pusillus (O.F. Müller, 1776) (unaccepted, transferred to Echinocyamus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pustulatus L. Agassiz, 1841 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pustulosus (Leske, 1778) (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinquangulosus (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulatus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulosus (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quoy Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quoyi Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, incorrect subsequent spelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus radiatus (Leske, 1778) (unaccepted, transferred to Astropyga)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus reticulatus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, tranferred to Clypeaster)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus robillardi de Loriol, 1883 (unaccepted, transferred to Gymnechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus rosaceus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, transferred to Clypeaster)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus roſaceus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, incorrect original spelling (ICZN 4th ed., Art. 32.5.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sardicus sensu Delle Chiaje, 1841 (unaccepted, misidentification)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus saxatilis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym - but see below in notes section)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus schwartzii Nilsson, 1817 (unaccepted, misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sculptus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus spatagus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, transferred to Metalia)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus spatuliger Valenciennes, 1846 (unaccepted, transferred to Arbacia)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaera O.F. Müller, 1776 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaeroides Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, transferred to Salmacis)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus stellatus Gmelin, 1791 (unaccepted, transferred to Arbacia)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus stenoporus Mortensen, 1942 (unaccepted, transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subangularis Fleming, 1829 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subangulosus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subcaeruleus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subglobiformis Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus swartzii Nilsson & Holst, 1817 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ſaxatilis Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, incorrect original spelling (ICZN 4th ed., Art. 32.5.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ſpatagus Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, incorrect original spelling (ICZN 4th ed., Art. 32.5.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ſphæroides Linnaeus, 1758 (unaccepted, incorrect original spelling (ICZN 4th ed., Art. 32.5.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus tenuispina Norman, 1868 (unaccepted, incorrect declination of species name)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus toreumaticus (Leske, 1778) (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus trigonarius Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, transferred to Heterocentrotus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus tuberculatus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, transferred to Heliocidaris)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus variegatus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, transferred to Lytechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus variegatus (Leske, 1778) (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus variolaris Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, transferred to Stomopneustes)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ventricosus Lamarck, 1816 (unaccepted, transferred to Tripneustes)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus verruculatus (Lütken, 1864) (unaccepted, transferred to Nudechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus violaceus Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus virens Düben & Koren, 1844 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus virgatus Des Moulins, 1837 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus vulgaris Blainville, 1825 (unaccepted, subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Kroh, A.; Hansson, H. (2011). Echinus Linnaeus, 1758. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2017). World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123386 on 2017-11-20

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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidarites (Echinus) Linnaeus, 1758) Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

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 Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinum) Brandt, J. F. (1835). Prodromus descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum, Petropooli. Fasc. I: 203-275., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40762#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 265, footnote [65 in reprint version] [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchino) Brandt, J. F. (1835). Prodromus descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum, Petropooli. Fasc. I: 203-275., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40762#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 266 [66 in reprint version] [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
 



Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorホンウニ  [details]
North Sea echinoids
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor North Sea echinoids
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Echinus esculentus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Echinus esculentus
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Echinus esculentus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Echinus esculentus
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Echinus esculentus (Norway)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Echinus esculentus ...
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