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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus Linnaeus, 1758 
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Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinoidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuechinoidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCarinacea (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCamarodonta (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinidea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinidae (Family)
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Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinidae Gray, 1825
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidarites (Echinus) Linnaeus, 1758 (accepted at genus rank)
Sources  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://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/no_cache/dms/load/toc/?IDDOC=265100 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus anchistus H.L. Clark, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
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 melo Lamarck, 1816
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus multidentatus H.L. Clark, 1925
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 neglectus Lamarck, 1816 (nomen dubium, possible subjective junior synonym of Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subangulosus de Blainville, 1826 (nomen dubium)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Agarites) L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia Gray, 1835
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Agarites) spatuligera Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia spatuligera (Valenciennes, 1846)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) chloroticus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvechinus chloroticus (Valenciennes, 1846)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) microtuberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus microtuberculatus (Blainville, 1825)
» 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)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Psammechinus) verruculatus Lütken, 1864 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudechinus verruculatus (Lütken, 1864)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Strongylocentrotus) Brandt, 1835 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus Brandt, 1835
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) L. Agassiz, 1841b accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes L. Agassiz, 1841b
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) albidus (L. Agassiz, 1841) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) brevispinosus (Blainville, 1825) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816)
» 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)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) dübenii L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) duebenii L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
» 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)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) granularis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) lividus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) neglectus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Tripneustes) L. Agassiz, 1841b accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes L. Agassiz, 1841b
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Tripneustes) sardica auct. accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aciculatus Hupé, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus gaimardi (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aequituberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus affinis Mortensen, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus affinis (Mortensen, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus albidus L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus albocinctus Hutton, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus albocinctus (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus albus Molina, 1782 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoxechinus albus (Molina, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus alexandri Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus alexandri (Danielssen & Koren, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus alternantus Deslongchamps, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMespilia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus angulosus A. Agassiz, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudechinus verruculatus (Lütken, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus armatus de Meijere, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSelenechinus armatus (de Meijere, 1902)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aurantiacus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus auritus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodiscus auritus Leske, 1778
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus basteri Maitland, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus miliaris (P.L.S. Müller, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus biforis Gmelin, 1778 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodiscus bisperforatus Leske, 1778
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus blainvillei Des Moulins, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus brevispinosus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus calamaris Pallas, 1774 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix calamaris (Pallas, 1774)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus calamarus Pallas, 1774 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix calamaris (Pallas, 1774)
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)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus castaneus Parry, 1810 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mammillatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mamillatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus chlorocentrotus Des Moulins, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus chloroticus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEvechinus chloroticus (Valenciennes, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cidaris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris cidaris (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cordatum Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocardium cordatum (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cordatus Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocardium cordatum (Pennant, 1777)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus coronalis Leske, 1778 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix diadema (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus darnleyensis Tension-Woods, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudechinus darnleyensis (Tenison-Woods, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus decadactylos Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliophora orbiculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus decoratus L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus microtuberculatus (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus depressus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes maculatus (Lamarck, 1816)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus diadema Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema setosum (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus diadema Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix diadema (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus disjunctus von Martens, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocentrotus depressus (A. Agassiz, 1863)
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)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus dubius Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus elevatus Hutton, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblypneustes elevatus (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus emarginatus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEncope emarginata (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus equituberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus erythrogrammus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliocidaris erythrogramma (Valenciennes, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus eſculentus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus excavatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus fasciatus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus fueginus Philippi, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus magellanicus (Philippi, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gaimardi Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus gaimardi (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globiformis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globulus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMespilia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gracilis A. Agassiz, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus gracilis (A. Agassiz, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus grandinosus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus grandis Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlagiobrissus grandis (Gmelin, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus granularis de Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus granularis Say, 1827 non Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus granulatus Gould, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gratilla Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus griseus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblypneustes ovum (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus hexaporus Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeodia sexiesperforata (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus hirsuta Döderlein, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gilchristi Bell, 1904
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus hirsutus Döderlein, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus gilchristi Bell, 1904
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
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus inflatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus laganoides L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinostrephus molaris (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus laganum (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum laganum (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus leschenaulti Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomopneustes variolaris (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lezaroides Perrier, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinostrephus molaris (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lithophagus Leach, in Tilloch, 1812 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lividus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lixula Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lobatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra lucunter (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus loculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lucidus Döderlein, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus lucidus (Döderlein, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lucunter Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra lucunter (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus maculatus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes maculatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus maculosus Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus magellanicus Philippi, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus magellanicus (Philippi, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus mamillatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mammillatus (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mamillatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus mammillatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus mamillatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus margaritaceus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus magellanicus (Philippi, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus mathaei Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra mathaei (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus maugei Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra lucunter (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus microstoma Thomson, 1872 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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus microtuberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus microtuberculatus (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus miliaris P.L.S. Müller, 1771 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus miliaris (P.L.S. Müller, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus minimus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParechinus angulosus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus minutus Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocyamus pusillus (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus mola Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinostrephus molaris (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus molaris Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinostrephus molaris (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus multicolor Yoshiwara, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudechinus multicolor (Yoshiwara, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus neapolitanus Delle Chiaje, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus neumayeri Meisser, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterechinus neumayeri (Meissner, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus niger Molina, 1782 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapygus niger (Molina, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus norvegicus Düben & Koren, 1844 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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus oblonga Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra mathaei oblonga (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus octodactylos Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRotula deciesdigitatus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus omalostoma Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliocidaris tuberculata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus orbiculus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliophora orbiculus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus oviformis Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinolampas ovata (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ovum Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblypneustes ovum (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pallidus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmblypneustes pallidus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus parvituberculatus Blainville, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus microtuberculatus (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus paucituberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomopneustes variolaris (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pedifer Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodophora pedifer (Blainville, 1825) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus (Podophora) pedifer (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pentagonus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pentaporus Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMellita quinquiesperforata (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus peronii Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pictus (Norman, 1869) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pileolus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes pileolus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus placenta Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArachnoides placenta (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus polyzonalis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes pileolus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus porosus Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLoxechinus albus (Molina, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudomelo Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pulchellus L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus microtuberculatus (Blainville, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pulvinulus Pennant, 1812 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocyamus pusillus (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus punctiferus Deslongchamps, 1824 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMespilia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus punctulatus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia punctulata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpuratus Stimpson, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus purpuratus (Stimpson, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpurescens Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapygus niger (Molina, 1782)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpureus Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pusillus (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocyamus pusillus (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pustulatus L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus miliaris (P.L.S. Müller, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pustulosus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinquangulosus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulosus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quoyi Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodophora atrata (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus (Podophora) atratus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus radiatus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropyga radiata (Leske, 1778)
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)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus reticulatus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster reticulatus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus robillardi de Loriol, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnechinus robillardi (de Loriol, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus rosaceus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster rosaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus roſaceus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus rosaceus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster rosaceus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sardicus Delle Chiaje, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus saxatilis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema setosum (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus Schwartzii Nilsson, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sculptus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnopleurus toreumaticus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus spatagus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus spatuliger Valenciennes, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia spatuligera (Valenciennes, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaera O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaeroides Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmacis sphaeroides (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus stellatus Gmelin, 1788 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia stellata (Blainville, 1825; ?Gmelin, 1788)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus stenoporus Mortensen, 1942 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus stenoporus (Mortensen, 1942)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subangularis Fleming, 1829 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subangulosus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParechinus angulosus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subcaeruleus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subglobiformis Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ſaxatilis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus saxatilis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema setosum (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ſpatagus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus spatagus Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ſphæroides Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaeroides Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSalmacis sphaeroides (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus tenuispina Norman, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus tenuispinus Norman, 1868
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus toreumaticus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnopleurus toreumaticus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus trigonarius Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterocentrotus trigonarius (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus tuberculatus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeliocidaris tuberculata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus variegatus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus variegatus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus variolaris Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStomopneustes variolaris (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus ventricosus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes ventricosus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus verruculatus (Lütken, 1864) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNudechinus verruculatus (Lütken, 1864)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus versicolor Valenciennes in A. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMespilia globulus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus violaceus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus virens Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus miliaris (P.L.S. Müller, 1771)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus virgatus Des Moulins, 1837 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripneustes gratilla (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus vulgaris Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Howe [details]
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface grazer [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo AnimalsAndEarth (David Shale) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Echinoid Directory 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
North Sea echinoids
North Sea echinoids
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Echinus esculentus
Echinus esculentus
[image from typetaxon]
Echinus esculentus
Echinus esculentus
[image from typetaxon]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123386
Taxonomic
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2010-09-06 12:28:48Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2011-04-26 08:50:20Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Echinus Linnaeus, 1758. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2014) World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123386 on 2014-07-22
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