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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix calamaris (Pallas, 1774) 
AphiaID: 213377

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 editorAcroechinoidea (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadematoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadematidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix calamaris (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix Peters, 1853
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropyga calamaria (Pallas, 1774) (transferred to Echinothrix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropyga desorii L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris calamaria (Pallas, 1774) (transferred to Echinothrix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris calamaris (Pallas, 1774) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidarites calamaria (Pallas, 1774) (transferred to Echinothrix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema calamare (Pallas, 1774) (transferred to Echinothrix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema calamaria (Pallas, 1774) (transferred to Echinothrix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema calamarium (Pallas, 1774) (transferred to Echinothrix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema desori (L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846) (misspelling for Diadema desorii)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema frappieri (Michelin, 1862) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix aequalis (Gray, 1855) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix annellata Peters, 1853 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix aperta A. Agassiz, 1863 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix clavata (Gray, 1855) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix desori (L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix desorii (L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinothrix scutata A. Agassiz, 1863 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinotrix calamaris (Pallas, 1774) (misspelling for Echinothrix calamaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus calamaris Pallas, 1774 (tranferred to Echinothrix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus calamarus Pallas, 1774 (transferred to Echinothrix)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGarelia aequalis Gray, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGarelia clavata Gray, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSavignya frappieri Michelin, 1862 (subjective junior synonym)
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. and F.W.E. Rowe. (1971). Monograph of Shallow-water Indo-West Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History): London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbanded urchinChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbanded sea urchin  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalamaris-Seeigel  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Réunion Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality East Indies [details]
From editor or global species database
Red Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSewul [details]
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 editorReunion [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [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]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenariellus tensus Humes, 1977 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSenariellus foliatus (Stock, 1967) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (67 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (7 nucleotides; 9 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo YouTube 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: purplish-brown, inter-ambulacral spines with fine to broad transverse white bands, tissue at base of spines light maroon (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Solomon Islands (Clark, 1954); SE Arabia, Maldive area, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific IS. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971).; Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995); Lakshadweep (India) in Sastry (1991).
General distribution: Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958); tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean; depth range 0-90 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); East coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands (Sastry, 1991).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: East Indies
Peters as author and placed in family 'Centrechinidae' in Kalk (1958).
Type data: syntypes whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: unknown (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Echinothrix calamaris (Pallas, 1774)
Echinothrix calamaris ...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213377
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 07:20:28Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Echinothrix calamaris. 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=213377 on 2014-12-27
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