WoRMS taxon details

Dermechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879)

160803  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:160803)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofEchinus horridus A. Agassiz, 1879) Agassiz, A. 1879. Preliminary report on the Echini of the Exploring Expedition of H.M.S "Challenger". Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, new series 6, 190-212., available online at https://archive.org/stream/proceedingsofame14amer#page/190/mode/2up
page(s): 203 [details]   
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Dermechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=160803 on 2018-05-25
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2005-06-30 11:30:47Z
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2005-07-14 12:03:05Z
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original description  (ofEchinus horridus A. Agassiz, 1879) Agassiz, A. 1879. Preliminary report on the Echini of the Exploring Expedition of H.M.S "Challenger". Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, new series 6, 190-212., available online at https://archive.org/stream/proceedingsofame14amer#page/190/mode/2up
page(s): 203 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M. (1974). Notes on some echinoderms from southern Africa. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology). 26(6): 423-487, 3 pls, 16 figs, 1 map, 3 tables., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19502#page/513/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [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): 112-117 [details]   

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   

additional source David, B., T. Choné, A. Festeau & C. de Ridder (2004). Antarctic Echinoids, an Interactive Database. Editions Universitaires Dijon. Cd Rom. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofEchinus horridus A. Agassiz, 1879) Clark, A.M. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   

basis of record  (ofEchinus horridus A. Agassiz, 1879) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 112-117 [details]   

basis of record  (ofPseudechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879)) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 112-117 [details]   

basis of record  (ofSterechinus horridus (A. Agassiz, 1879)) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 112-117 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Ecology 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]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Remark 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]