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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus rousseaui L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 
AphiaID: 212443

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 editorTemnopleuridea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnopleuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus rousseaui (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus L. Agassiz, in Agassiz & Desor, 1846
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus circacanthus H.L. Clark, 1912 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus decaryi Lambert, 1922 (subjective junior synonym)
Sources  original description Agassiz, L. & Desor, P. J. E. 1846. Catalogue raisonné des familles, des genres, et des espèces de la classe des échinodermes. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Troisième Série, Zoologie 6, 305-374., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/47986#page/311/mode/1up
page(s): 358 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBald-patch urchin  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRousseaus Seeigel  [details]
Direct child
taxa (2)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus rousseaui purpuratus Mortensen, 1942

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus rousseaui var. purpuratus Mortensen, 1942 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus rousseaui purpuratus Mortensen, 1942
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSharm el Naga [details]
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (5 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 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription General distribution: Red Sea, western Indian Ocean (Tortonese, 1980).
Also distributed in SE Arabia (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212443
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-15 07:50:38Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2012-06-13 21:51:01Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Microcyphus rousseaui L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846. 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=212443 on 2014-12-28
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