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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus Gray, 1825 
AphiaID: 123419

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 editorIrregularia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAtelostomata (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpatangoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissidina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissidae Gray, 1855
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllobrissus Mortensen, 1950 (junior subjective synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus (Allobrissus) Mortensen, 1950 (subjective junior synonym of Brissus )
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus (Brissus) Gray, 1825 (not in use)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBryssus (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSandiegoaster Sánchez Roig, 1952 † (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizaster (Brissus) Gray, 1825 (accepted at genus rank)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpatangus (Brissus) Gray, 1825 (accepted at genus rank)
Sources  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]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus agassizii Döderlein, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus camagueyensis Weisbord, 1934 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus caobaense Sánchez Roig, 1953c †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus duperieri Castex, 1947 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus durhami (Sánchez Roig, 1952b) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus gigas H.B. Fell, 1947
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus glenni Cooke, 1959 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus kewi Grant & Hertlein, 1938b †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus lasti Stockley, 1927 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus latecarinatus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus latidunensis Clegg, 1933 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus meridionalis (Mortensen, 1950)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus obesus Verrill, 1867
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus greyi Hector, 1870 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaimanawa greyi (Hutton, 1873) † (nomen nudum)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus (Allobrissus) Mortensen, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus Gray, 1825
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus (Allobrissus) miocaenicus Schaffer, 1961 †
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus (Allobrissus) agassizii (Döderlein, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus agassizii Döderlein, 1885
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus (Allobrissus) meridionalis Mortensen, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus meridionalis (Mortensen, 1950)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus (Brissus) Gray, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus Gray, 1825
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus (Brissus) gigas Fell, 1947 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus gigas H.B. Fell, 1947
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus areolatus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus bicinctus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus brissus Tortonese, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus brissus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus carinatus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus latecarinatus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus columbaris (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus compressus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus cylindricus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus damesi A. Agassiz, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnabrissus damesi (A. Agassiz, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus daviesi Jain, 2002 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhynobrissus daviesi (Jain, 2002) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus dimidiatus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus fragilis Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrisaster fragilis (Düben & Koren, 1844)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus imperati Lambert & Thiery, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus lyrifer Forbes, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus maculatus Studer, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus latecarinatus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus maculosus Bolau, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus latecarinatus (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus mediator Lovén, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnametalia sternaloides (Bolau, 1874)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus panis Grube, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeoma ventricosa (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus pulvinatus Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus pulvinatus Philippi, 1845 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus robillardi de Loriol, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia robillardi (de Loriol, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus scillae L. Agassiz, 1836 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus sternaloides Bolau, 1874 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnametalia sternaloides (Bolau, 1874)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus townsendi (Bell, 1904) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetalia townsendi (Bell, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrissus ventricosus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMeoma ventricosa (Lamarck, 1816)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo Echinoid Directory 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In family Spatangidae in Clark (1954). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123419
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2010-09-06 12:28:48Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Brissus Gray, 1825. 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=123419 on 2014-08-20
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