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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidodiadema africanum Mortensen, 1939 
AphiaID: 213571

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 editorAspidodiadematoida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidodiadematidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidodiadema (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidodiadema A. Agassiz, 1878
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. and J. Courtman-Stock. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Off East London, Union of South Africa [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomic remark More detailed description and figures in Mortensen (1940b: 49-51, pl. 2: figs. 11-12, pl. 63: figs. 1-4) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: SE of East London, 730-820 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213571
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-04-17 19:03:52Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  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). Aspidodiadema africanum Mortensen, 1939. 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=213571 on 2014-07-25
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