WoRMS taxon details

Metalia Gray, 1855

123420  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123420)

Spatangus sternalis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (type by original designation)
Brissus (Metalia) Gray, 1855 (accepted at genus rank)
Eobrissus Bell, 1904 (subjective junior synonym)
Metaliopsis Fourtau, 1916 (subjective junior synonym)
Metallia (misspelling)
Prometalia Pomel, 1883 (subjective junior synonym)
Radiobrissus Fourtau, 1913 † (subjective junior synonym)
Xanthobrissus A. Agassiz, 1863 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Metalia agariciformis Duncan & Sladen †
Species Metalia angustus de Ridder, 1984
Species Metalia cartagensis Sánchez Roig, 1949 †
Species Metalia dicrana H.L. Clark, 1917
Species Metalia dubia Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1934 †
Species Metalia jamaicensis Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1934 †
Species Metalia kermadecensis Baker & Rowe, 1990
Species Metalia latissima H.L. Clark, 1925
Species Metalia nobilis Verrill, 1867
Species Metalia palmeri Sánchez Roig, 1953 †
Species Metalia pelagica Nisiyama, 1968 †
Species Metalia persica (Mortensen, 1940)
Species Metalia robillardi (de Loriol, 1876)
Species Metalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Metalia townsendi (Bell, 1904)
Species Metalia waylandi Stockley, 1927 †

Species Metalia africana (Verrill, 1871) accepted as Plagiobrissus africanus (Verrill, 1871) (transferred to Plagiobrissus)
Species Metalia costae Gasco, 1876 accepted as Rhabdobrissus costae (Gasco, 1876) accepted as Plagiobrissus (Rhabdobrissus) costae (Gasco, 1876) (transferred to Rhabdobrissus)
Species Metalia gareti accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (misspelling for Metalia gareti)
Species Metalia garretti (A. Agassiz, 1863) accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Metalia maculosa (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Metalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Metalia pectoralis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Plagiobrissus grandis (Gmelin, 1791) (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Metalia Gray, 1855. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123420 on 2018-12-16
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-06 12:28:48Z
2011-12-03 17:01:36Z

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original description  (ofPrometalia Pomel, 1883) Pomel, A. 1883. Classification méthodique et Genera des Échinides vivantes et fossiles. Thèses présentées à la Faculté des Sciences de Paris pour obtenir le Grade de Docteur ès Sciences Naturelles 503, Adolphe Jourdan, Alger, 131 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/43038 [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Remark Type species: Spatangus sternalis Lamarck, 1816 by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
In family Spatangidae in Ludwig (1899) and Clark (1954). [details]

Japanese ライオンブンブク  [details]