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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucidaris metularia (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 213369

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 editorCidaroidea (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaridea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidarinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucidaris (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEucidaris Pomel, 1883
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris (Dorocidaris) metularia (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Eucidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris (Eucidaris) metularia (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Eucidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris (Gymnocidaris) metularia (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Eucidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris mauri Lambert & Thiéry, 1910 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris metularia (Lamarck, 1816)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidarites metularia Lamarck, 1816
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnocidaris metularia (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Eucidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnocidaris minor A. Agassiz, 1863 (subjective junior synonym)
Sources  basis of record Mortensen, T. 1928b. A Monograph of the Echinoidea. I. Cidaroidea, pp. 551. C. A. Reitzel & Oxford University Press; Copenhagen & London.
page(s): 386-392 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [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 (21 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (35 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (33 nucleotides; 33 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 editorDescription Also distributed in Tuamotus and Guam (Clark, 1954); Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958); from the Red Sea to Hawaii (Tortonese, 1980); tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-40 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes (probable) Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France) EcEs5000. Type locality: 'l'Ocean des granes Indes [East Indies], les Cotes de l'Ile de France [Mauritius]' (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Döderlein as author in Kalk (1958). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213369
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-22 07:17:05Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
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). Eucidaris metularia (Lamarck, 1816). 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=213369 on 2014-07-30
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