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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 124316

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 editorParechinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus Mortensen, 1903b
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lithophagus Leach, in Tilloch, 1812 (nomen nudum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lividus Lamarck, 1816 (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpureus Risso, 1826 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus vulgaris Blainville, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryechinus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocordyla asteriae Zirpolo, 1927 (based on echinoid pedicellariae misinterpreted as sponge)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocordyla asteriae Pascale la Cascia, 1930 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus (Strongylocentrotus) lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (unaccepted combination)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxocidaris livida (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes complanatus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes concavus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Albanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoririqi i purpurt i detitUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorferrçori i purpër  [details]
Catalan Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgarota de rocaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoreriçó de roca  [details]
Croatian Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorježinac kamenjar  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrots zee egel  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorrock sea urchinUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpurple sea urchin  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editoroursin pierreUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorchâtaigne de mer  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSteinseeigel  [details]
Italian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorriccio femminaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorriccio di mare di roccia Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorriccio di mare comune  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΚόκκινος αχινός  [details]
Portuguese Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorouriço verde  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorerizo de mar comúnUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcastaña de marChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorboga marina  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Bantry Bay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From editor or global species database
Adriatic Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAdriatic Sea [details]
Aegean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAegean Sea [details]
Central Mediterranean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentral Mediterranean [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorItalian Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLevantine Basin [details]
(no group)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorWestern Mediterranean [details]
From other sources
Bay of Biscay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArcachon Bay [details]
Celtic Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorScilly Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Coast of Ireland [details]
English Channel
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEnglish Channel [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBiarritz [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of France [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Ireland [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Ireland [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGreek Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Mediterranean Sea - Western Basin
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Mediterranean part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Lions [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunis Gulf [details]
Morocco
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMorocco [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanaries [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of Ireland [details]
Spain
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpain [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChannel Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCornwall [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDevon [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIsland of Skye [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Coast of England [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest England [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Scotland [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Atlantic part] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMoroccan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudanthessius liber (Brady, 1880) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres minutus (Claus, 1889) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterocheres violaceus (Claus, 1889) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEncyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (15 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (153 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (141868 nucleotides; 924 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Barcelona Convention Annex III (Species whose exploitation is regulated) [details]

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

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution In hollows in pools and crevices in the intertidal zone, also sublittoral to about 30 m depth, on stony ground and burrowing in the lithothamnion gravel (maerl). Once common in western Ireland, from Cork to Donegal, now depleted by commercial harvesting; very rare in Devon, Cornwall and the Islec of Scilly, occaional in the Channel Islannds, rare in western Scotland, around Skye and the smaller islands nearby [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124316
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2010-11-23 12:45:21Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816). 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=124316 on 2014-10-01
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