WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758

124287 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124287)
accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris esculenta (Linnaeus, 1758) (unaccepted combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris hemisphaerica Leske, 1778 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aurantiacus (misspelling)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus auranticus Blainville, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus eſculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (incorrect original spelling (ICZN 4th ed., Art. 32.5.))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globiformis Lamarck, 1816 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudomelo Blainville, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudo-melo Blainville, 1825 (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 32.5.2.3. - removal of hyphen))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulatus Blainville, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaera O.F. Müller, 1776 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus swartzii Nilsson & Holst, 1817 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus violaceus Blainville, 1825 (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
page(s): 663 [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution European waters (ERMS scope)  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in European waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNote North Sea Basin
  
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North Sea Basin
 [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From low intertidal, but mainly in the...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From low intertidal, but mainly in the sublittoral zone, down to 40 m depth, occasionally deeper, on rocks, stones or seaweed; the common sea urchin all round the British Isles [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Not Mediterranean  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Not Mediterranean [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Pliocene to Recent
  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Pliocene to Recent
 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North Sea Basin
  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North Sea Basin
 [details]
Kroh, A.; Hansson, H. (2010). Echinus esculentus. 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=124287 on 2017-11-23

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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
page(s): 663 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globiformis Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J. B. M. de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome troisième. Paris: Deterville/Verdière. 612 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47702
page(s): 44 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulatus Blainville, 1825) Blainville, H. M. D. d. 1825. Oursin, Echinus (Actinozoaires.). Pp. 59-98 in Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles F.G. Levrault, Strasbourg & Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81570#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 79 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaera O.F. Müller, 1776) Müller, O. F. (1776). Zoologiae Danicae prodromus: seu Animalium Daniae et Norvegiae indigenarum characteres, nomina, et synonyma imprimis popularium. Hafniae, Typiis Hallageriis. 1-274., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47550
page(s): 235 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus violaceus Blainville, 1825) Blainville, H. M. D. d. 1825. Oursin, Echinus (Actinozoaires.). Pp. 59-98 in Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles F.G. Levrault, Strasbourg & Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81570#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 80 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris hemisphaerica Leske, 1778) Leske, N. G. 1778. Jacobi Theodori Klein naturalis dispositio echinodermatum . . ., edita et descriptionibus novisque inventis et synonomis auctorem aucta. Addimenta ad I. T. Klein naturalem dispositionem Echinodermatum. G. E. Beer, Leipzig, xxii+278 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/dms/load/img/?PID=PPN573613834
page(s): 90-92; pl. 2 (?nicht gut leserlich): fig. e, pl. 40: fig. 7 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus eſculentus 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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus swartzii Nilsson & Holst, 1817) Nilsson, S., & Holst, A. Ludvig. 1817. Collectanea Zoologiae Scandinavicae. Londini Gothorum: Litteris Berlingianis
page(s): 7-9 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudo-melo Blainville, 1825) Blainville, H. M. D. d. 1825. Oursin, Echinus (Actinozoaires.). Pp. 59-98 in Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles F.G. Levrault, Strasbourg & Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81570#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 77 [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus auranticus Blainville, 1825) Blainville, H. M. D. d. 1825. Oursin, Echinus (Actinozoaires.). Pp. 59-98 in Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles F.G. Levrault, Strasbourg & Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/81570#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 79 [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 Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

additional source Southward, E.C.; Campbell, A.C. (2006). [Echinoderms: keys and notes for the identification of British species]. Synopses of the British fauna (new series), 56. Field Studies Council: Shrewsbury, UK. ISBN 1-85153-269-2. 272 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [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 editorEchinus aurantiacus) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aurantiacus) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37; note: misspelling [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globiformis Lamarck, 1816) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globiformis Lamarck, 1816) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulosus) 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]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus schwartzii Nilsson, 1817) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus schwartzii Nilsson, 1817) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaera O.F. Müller, 1776) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaera O.F. Müller, 1776) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudomelo Blainville, 1825) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudomelo Blainville, 1825) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulatus Blainville, 1825) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulatus Blainville, 1825) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinquangulosus) Blainville, H.M.D. De 1834. Manuel d’Actinologie ou de Zoophytologie. (F.G. Levrault: Paris, Strasbourg): Volume 1 (text),1-viii, 1-644; Volume 2 (atlas), pls I-C., available online at http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/bpt6k981319/f3.image
page(s): 227 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

status source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus swartzii Nilsson & Holst, 1817) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 26 [as E. schwartzii] [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphærechinus esculentus (Linnaeus, 1758)) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris esculenta (Linnaeus, 1758)) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris hemisphaerica Leske, 1778) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus violaceus Blainville, 1825) 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  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus violaceus Blainville, 1825) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 25-37 [details]   
 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution From low intertidal, but mainly in the sublittoral zone, down to 40 m depth, occasionally deeper, on rocks, stones or seaweed; the common sea urchin all round the British Isles [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Not Mediterranean [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFossil range Pliocene to Recent
 [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category IUCN Red List 1996 Low Risk/Near Threatened (Vers. 2.3) [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType locality North Sea Basin
 [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Echinopluteus larva. Early sumer [details]
 

Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres echinicola (Norman, 1869) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres violaceus (Claus, 1889) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopontius brevifurcatus (Giesbrecht, 1895) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinomermella grayi (Gemmill, 1901) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthessius liber (Brady, 1880) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenariellus liber (Brady, 1880) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
LanguageName 
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarota de fons atlàntica  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropese eetbare zee-egelChecked: verified by a taxonomic editoreetbare zeeappel  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean edible sea urchinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editoredible sea urchin  [details]
Finnish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorruokamerisiili  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroursin globuleuxUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroursin d'EuropeUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroursin comestible  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropäischer eßbarer SeeigelChecked: verified by a taxonomic editoressbarer Seeigel  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorvalgomasis jūrų ežys  [details]
Norwegian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorsvabergsjøpiggsvin  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvabergsjøpiggsvin  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsvabergsjøpiggsvin  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorjeżowiec jadalny  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorморской еж эхинус  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoružitni morski ježek  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorerizo comestible de mar  [details]
Swedish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorätlig sjöborre  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editordeniz kestanesi  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМорський їжак їстівнийUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorМорський їжак  [details]