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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879) 
AphiaID: 160803

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 editorEchinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermechinus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermechinus Mortensen, 1942
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus horridus A. Agassiz, 1879
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879) (transferred to Dermechinus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSterechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879) (transferred to Dermechinus)
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. (1974). Notes on some echinoderms from southern Africa. Bulluetin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 26(6): 423-487, 3 pls, 16 figs, 1 map, 3 tables (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
New Zealand
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorKaikoura District [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCrozet Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeard and McDonald Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKerguelen Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAgulhas Bank [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmsterdam-St Paul [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuckland Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBassian [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBounty and Antipodes Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Howe [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCentral New Zealand [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChannels and Fjords of Southern Chile [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChatham Island [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCrozet Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHeard and Macdonald Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKerguelen Islands [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLeeuwin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNortheastern New Zealand [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSnares Island [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (11 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (5 nucleotides; 5 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, continental slope. General distribution: temperate, discontinuous (South Africa, New Zealand, Chile), depth range 180-560 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntype Museum of comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) No. 1164. Type locality: off Tom Bay, southern Chile, 320 m (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Dermechinus horridus
Dermechinus horridus
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160803
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-06-30 11:30:47Z  created  db_admin
2005-07-14 12:03:05Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-09-07 10:47:00Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Dermechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879). 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=160803 on 2014-08-23
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