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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris baculosa (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 214642

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 editorStylocidarinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris A. Agassiz, 1863
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris (Cidaris) baculosa (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Prionocidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris (Leiocidaris) baculosa (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Prionocidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris (Rhabdocidaris) baculosa (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Prionocidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris baculosa (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Prionocidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris circinnata von Martens, MS. (nomen nudum)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris krohnii L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris lima Valenciennes, 1847 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris ornata Gray, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidarites baculosa Lamarck, 1816 (transferred to Prionocidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiocidaris baculosa (Lamarck, 1816)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeiocidaris cidaris Lambert & Thiéry, 1910 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllacanthus baculosa (Lamarck, 1816)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhyllacanthus baculosus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Prionocidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhabdocidaris baculosa (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Prionocidaris)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchleinitzia crenularis Studer, 1876 (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): 437-442 [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris baculosa annulifera (A. Agassiz, 1873)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris baculosa baculosa (Lamarck, 1816)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris baculosa longicollis Mortensen, 1928

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris baculosa lineata H. L. Clark, 1925a accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris pistillaris (Lamarck, 1816)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris baculosa var. lineata H. L. Clark, 1925a accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris baculosa lineata H. L. Clark, 1925a accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrionocidaris pistillaris (Lamarck, 1816)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Malta
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalta (introduced: alien[details]
Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMaltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorCargados Carajos [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
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 (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (22 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species remark In Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Casual presence in marine waters around Malta [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Maltese part of the Mediterranean Sea - Eastern Basin (Marine Region) : Ships: accidental with ballast water, sea water systems, live wells or other deck basins [details]

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Malta (Nation) : Shipping [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: overall chocolate brown, primary spines pale brown where not encrusted (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, W India, Pakistan, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, depth range 38-141 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes in Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France) EcEs5011. Type locality: l'île de Bourbon (=Mauritius) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214642
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-03 13:19:51Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
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). Prionocidaris baculosa (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=214642 on 2014-07-25
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