WoRMS taxon details

Lovenia elongata (Gray, 1845)

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214656  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214656)

accepted
Species
Spatangus elongata Gray, 1845 (incorrect declination of species name)
Spatangus elongatus Gray, 1845 (transferred to Lovenia)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Description Also distributed in Japan and north of Australia (Lambert, 1923); SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of...  
Description Also distributed in Japan and north of Australia (Lambert, 1923); SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, deposit feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-94 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2019). World Echinoidea Database. Lovenia elongata (Gray, 1845). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214656 on 2019-07-19
Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:47:00Z
changed
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
changed

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original description  (of Lovenia hystrix Desor in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847) Agassiz, L. & Desor, P. J. E. 1847b. Catalogue raisonné des espèces, des genres, et des familles d'échinides. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Troisième Série, Zoologie 8, 5-35, 355-380., available online at https://archive.org/stream/annalesdesscienc47pari#page/n7/mode/2up
page(s): 11; pl. 16: figs 16-16a [details]   

original description  (of Spatangus elongatus Gray, 1845) Gray, J.E. (1845). Description of two new invertebrated animals from Australia. Pp. 435-436 <i>in</i>: E.J. Eyre (ed.) Journals of expeditions of discovery into Central Australia and overland from Adelaide to King Georg's Sound in 1840-41. Volume 1 T. & W. Boone, London. , available online at http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/e/eyre/edward_john/e98j/chapter19.html#image8
page(s): 436; pl. 5: fig. 2 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) City University of Hong Kong. (2013). Provision of Services for Species Identification and Data Analysis ofEpibenthic Organisms from Hong Kong Water. Final report. Environmental Protection Department. Department of Biology and Chemistry, City University [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. <em>Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History).</em> 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]   

additional source Clark, A.M. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   

additional source Mortensen, T. (1951). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. V, 2. Spatangoida II. Amphisternata II. Spatangidæ, Loveniidæ, Pericosmidæ, Schizasteridæ, Brissidæ, 593 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 97-104 [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Also distributed in Japan and north of Australia (Lambert, 1923); SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, deposit feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-94 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Status undetermined 'type' can no longer be found in Natural History Museum, London (England) collections. Type locality: Port Essington, Western Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
In family Spantangidae in Ludwig (1899); described in 1851 according to Tortonese (1977). [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese ヒラタブンブク  [details]
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