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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocyamus megapetalus H.L. Clark, 1914 
AphiaID: 214481

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been 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 editorIrregularia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeognathostomata (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeasteroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutellina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganiformes (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocyamidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocyamus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocyamus van Phelsum, 1774
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFibularia megapetalus (H.L. Clark, 1914) (unaccepted combination)
Sources  original description Clark, H.L. 1914. Hawaiian and other Pacific Echini. The Clypeasteridae, Arachnoididae, Laganidae, Fibulariidae, and Scutellidae. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, 46/1, 1-80., available online at http://archive.org/stream/memoirs46harv#page/n9/mode/2up
page(s): 60-61; pl. 126: figs 5-8 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Specimen 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Museum of Comparative Zoology Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Marshall Islands (Clark, 1954); South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214481
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-03 13:19:51Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2000-09-15 13:37:26Z  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). Echinocyamus megapetalus. 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=214481 on 2014-04-21
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