WoRMS taxon details

Echinometridae Gray, 1855

179653  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:179653)

accepted
Family
Genus Caenocentrotus H.L. Clark, 1912
Genus Colobocentrotus Brandt, 1835
Genus Echinometra Gray, 1825
Genus Echinostrephus A. Agassiz, 1863
Genus Evechinus Verrill, 1871
Genus Heliocidaris L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846
Genus Heterocentrotus Brandt, 1835
Genus Plagiechinus Pomel, 1883 †
Genus Selenechinus de Meijere, 1904
Genus Zenocentrotus A.H. Clark, 1932

Genus Acrocladia L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 accepted as Heterocentrotus Brandt, 1835 (Subjective junior synonym)
Genus Anthocidaris Lütken, 1864 accepted as Heliocidaris L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (Subjective junior synonym)
Genus Authoeidaris accepted as Anthocidaris Lütken, 1864 accepted as Heliocidaris L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (misspelling)
Genus Coenocentrotus accepted as Caenocentrotus H.L. Clark, 1912 (misspelling)
Genus Colobocentrus accepted as Colobocentrotus Brandt, 1835 (misspelling)
Genus Diplosalenia Mortensen, 1942 † accepted as Plagiechinus Pomel, 1883 † (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Ellipsechinus Lütken, 1864 accepted as Echinometra Gray, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Heterocentrus accepted as Heterocentrotus Brandt, 1835 (misspelling)
Genus Mortensenia Döderlein, 1906 accepted as Echinometra Gray, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Pachechinus A. Agassiz, 1872 accepted as Heliocidaris L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Pachycentrotus H. L. Clark, 1912 accepted as Pachechinus A. Agassiz, 1872 accepted as Heliocidaris L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (Objective junior synonym of Pachechinus A. Agassiz, 1872)
Genus Podophora L. Agassiz, 1840 accepted as Colobocentrotus (Podophora) L. Agassiz, 1840 (accepted at subgenus level)
Genus Podophorae L. Agassiz, 1840 accepted as Podophora L. Agassiz, 1840 accepted as Colobocentrotus (Podophora) L. Agassiz, 1840 (emended to Podophora)
Genus Raphidechinus Lambert & Thiéry, 1914 accepted as Echinostrephus A. Agassiz, 1863 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Toxocidaris A. Agassiz, 1863 accepted as Heliocidaris L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Gray J.E. 1855. An arrangement of the Families of Echinida, with Descriptions of some New Genera and Species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society London 23, 35-39., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96679#page/787/mode/1up
page(s): 37 [details]   
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Echinometridae Gray, 1855. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=179653 on 2018-11-18
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2005-08-24 08:04:51Z
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2010-08-31 07:25:31Z
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2012-02-26 05:14:57Z
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original description Gray J.E. 1855. An arrangement of the Families of Echinida, with Descriptions of some New Genera and Species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society London 23, 35-39., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96679#page/787/mode/1up
page(s): 37 [details]   

original description  (ofEchinometradæ Gray, 1855) Gray J.E. 1855. An arrangement of the Families of Echinida, with Descriptions of some New Genera and Species. Proceedings of the Zoological Society London 23, 35-39., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96679#page/787/mode/1up
page(s): 37 [details]   

basis of record Kroh, A. & Smith, A.B. (2010): The phylogeny and classification of post-Palaeozoic echinoids. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 8/2: 147-212., available online at http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1477-2019&volume=8&issue=2&spage=147
page(s): 171 [details]   

identification resource Smith, A.B. 2013. Key to the genera of Echinoida. In: Smith, A.B. & Kroh, A. (editors) The Echinoid Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/research/projects/echinoid-directory/taxa/key.jsp?id=360 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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Authority sometimes incorrectly referred to Gray, 1825 [details]

Spelling nom. correct. Bell, 1881 (pro Echinometradae Gray, 1855) [details]
 



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