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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 367850

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 editorCarinacea (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCamarodonta (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinidea (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontophora (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus A. Agassiz, 1863
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnapesus blainvillei (Des Moulins, 1837) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus blainvillei Des Moulins, 1837 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus excavatus Blainville, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus variegatus Lamarck, 1816 (transferred to Lytechinus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus excavatus (Blainville, 1825) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus thieryi Koehler, 1927 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus thiéryi Koehler, 1927 (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 32.5.2.1.))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus excavatus (Blainville, 1825) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Lytechinus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsilechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Lytechinus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizechinus excavatus (Blainville, 1825) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizechinus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Lytechinus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes atlanticus (A. Agassiz, 1863) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes variegatus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Lytechinus)
Sources 
status source Zigler, K. S. & Lessios, H. A. 2004. Speciation on the coasts of the New World: phylogeography and the evolution of bindin in the sea urchin genus Lytechinus. Evolution 58, 1225-1241., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.0014-3820.2004.tb01702.x [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus carolinus A. Agassiz, 1863
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus pallidus H. L. Clark, 1925a
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus plurituberculatus Kier, 1963 †
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816)

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus atlanticus A. Agassiz, 1863 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus pallida H. L. Clark, 1925a accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus pallidus H. L. Clark, 1925a
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus typicus H.L. Clark, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus variegatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus var. pallida H. L. Clark, 1925 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus pallida H. L. Clark, 1925a accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLytechinus variegatus pallidus H. L. Clark, 1925a
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From other sources
Belize
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelize [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Costa Rica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCosta Rica [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Dominican Republic
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDominican Republic [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Haïti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaiti [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
Panama
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPanama [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuatemala [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHonduras [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrochiron echinicolum Humes & Stock, 1973 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorParametopus circumlabens (Biggar & Wenrich, 1932) (parasitic: endocommensal)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBiggaria echinometris (Biggar & Wenrich, 1932) Aescht, 2001 (parasitic: endocommensal)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetanophrys elongata (Biggar & Wenrich, 1932) Groliere et al., 1978 (parasitic: endocommensal)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorParaphilaster echini Grolière, de Puytorac & Grain, 1980 (parasitic: endocommensal)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (21 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (78 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (504263 nucleotides; 231 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The echinoderms of Panama LifeDesks 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:367850
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2008-10-01 07:48:25Z  created  Decock, Wim
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). Lytechinus variegatus (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=367850 on 2014-07-24
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