WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus maculatus L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846

212444

urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212444

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthechinus roseus A. Agassiz, 1864 (subjective junior synonym)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus maculatus godeffroyi Mortensen, 1942

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus maculatus var. godeffroyi Mortensen, 1942 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMicrocyphus maculatus godeffroyi Mortensen, 1942 (Infrasubspecific taxon that is to be treated as a subspecies according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 45.6.4)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
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]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates,...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, discontinuous (Mauritius), depth range 0-3 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Mortensen (1943) notes that this specie is known with certainty only from Mauritius, others records being based on mistakes in identity or lacality (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
Kroh, A. (2013). Microcyphus maculatus L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2017). World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212444 on 2017-11-20

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1997-04-03 13:19:51Z
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2000-09-25 07:20:28Z
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Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z
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2012-06-13 21:51:01Z
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2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
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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]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthechinus roseus A. Agassiz, 1864) Agassiz, A. (1864). Synopsis of the echinoids collected by Dr. W. Stimpson on the North Pacific Exploring Expedition under the command of Captains Ringgold and Rodgers. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia. 15 (1863), 352-361., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18294#page/358/mode/1up
page(s): 358 [details]   

basis of record Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

additional source Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 2. Camarodonta. I. Orthopsidæ, Glyphocyphidæ, Temnopleuridæ and Toxopneustidæ. vii+553 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 151-155 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnthechinus roseus A. Agassiz, 1864) Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 2. Camarodonta. I. Orthopsidæ, Glyphocyphidæ, Temnopleuridæ and Toxopneustidæ. vii+553 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 151-155 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, discontinuous (Mauritius), depth range 0-3 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Mortensen (1943) notes that this specie is known with certainty only from Mauritius, others records being based on mistakes in identity or lacality (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type data: status undetermined Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France) EcEs7787. Type locality: uncertain, possibly Mauritius (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]