WoRMS taxon details

Moira atropos (Lamarck, 1816)

158067  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158067)

accepted
Species
Echinocardium atropos (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Moera atropos (Lamarck, 1816) (misspelling for Moira atropos)
Moera lachesis Michelin, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
Moira atropus (misspelling for Moira atropos)
Schizaster atropos (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Schizaster lachesis Girard, 1850 (subjective junior synonym)
Spatangus atropos Lamarck, 1816 (transferred to Moira)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofSpatangus atropos Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J. B. M. de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome troisième. <em>Paris: Deterville/Verdière.</em> 612 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47702
page(s): 32 [details]   
Distribution Distribution extends northward of the Carolinian subprovince of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras  
Distribution Distribution extends northward of the Carolinian subprovince of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Moira atropos (Lamarck, 1816). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158067 on 2018-12-13
Date
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2005-05-25 08:24:16Z
created
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z
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2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
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original description  (ofMoera lachesis Michelin, 1855) Michelin, H. 1855. Notice sur un genre nouveau a établir dans la familie des Spatangoides sous le nom de Maera. Revue et Magazine de Zoologie, 2e serie, 7:245-248. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19471#page/249/mode/1up
page(s): 247 [details]   

original description  (ofSpatangus atropos Lamarck, 1816) Lamarck, J. B. M. de. (1816). Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres. Tome troisième. <em>Paris: Deterville/Verdière.</em> 612 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47702
page(s): 32 [details]   

original description  (ofSchizaster lachesis Girard, 1850) Girard, C. 1850. Observations upon Planarian Worms, with descriptions of several new species of Echinoderms. Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 3, 363-368; Erratum on p. 396., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35741#page/371/mode/1up
page(s): 368 [details]   

basis of record Pollock, L.W. (1998). A practical guide to the marine animals of northeastern North America. Rutgers University Press. New Brunswick, New Jersey & London. 367 pp., available online at http://books.google.com/books?id=i1AmT31cuR4C  [details]   

additional source Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota.</em> Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   

additional source Mortensen, T. (1951). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. V, 2. Spatangoida II. Amphisternata II. Spatangidæ, Loveniidæ, Pericosmidæ, Schizasteridæ, Brissidæ, 593 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 329-331 [details]   

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Distribution extends northward of the Carolinian subprovince of Cape Cod to Cape Hatteras [details]