WoRMS taxon details

Agassizia Valenciennes, 1846

415013  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:415013)

Agassisia Valenciennes, 1846 (incorrect original spelling)
Agassizia (Agassizia) Valenciennes, 1846· accepted, alternate representation
Species Agassizia aequipetala Gregory, 1892 †
Species Agassizia algarbiensis Da Veiga Ferreira, 1962 †
Species Agassizia alveari Sánchez Roig, 1949 †
Species Agassizia avilensis Sánchez Roig, 1949 †
Species Agassizia camagueyana Weisbord, 1934 †
Species Agassizia caobaensis Sánchez Roig, 1953 †
Species Agassizia caribbeana Weisbord, 1934 †
Species Agassizia cyrenaica Desio, 1929 †
Species Agassizia eugeniae Brito & Ramires, 1974 †
Species Agassizia excentrica A. Agassiz, 1869
Species Agassizia flexuosa Sánchez Roig, 1949 †
Species Agassizia guanensis Sánchez Roig, 1951 †
Species Agassizia lamberti Palmer in Sánchez Roig, 1949 †
Species Agassizia pinarensis Sánchez Roig, 1952 †
Species Agassizia regia Israelsky, 1924 †
Species Agassizia scrobiculata Valenciennes, 1846

Subgenus Agassizia (Agassizia) Valenciennes, 1846 represented as Agassizia Valenciennes, 1846

Subgenus Agassizia (Anisaster) Pomel, 1886 † accepted as Anisaster Pomel, 1886 † (accepted at genus rank)
Species Agassizia æquipeta Gregory, 1892 † accepted as Agassizia aequipetala Gregory, 1892 † (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article
Species Agassizia excavata (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Tripylus excavatus Philippi, 1845 (type species of Tripylus)
Species Agassizia ovulum Lütken, 1864 accepted as Agassizia scrobiculata Valenciennes, 1846 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Agassizia subrotunda Gray, 1851 accepted as Agassizia scrobiculata Valenciennes, 1846 (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Agassizia Valenciennes, 1846. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=415013 on 2018-03-21
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additional source Stockley, B.; Smith, A. B.; Littlewood, T.; Lessios, H. A.; Mackenzie-dodds, J. A. (2005). Phylogenetic relationships of spatangoid sea urchins (Echinoidea): taxon sampling density and congruence between morphological and molecular estimates. Zool Scripta. 34(5): 447-468., available online at https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1463-6409.2005.00201.x [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofAgassisia Valenciennes, 1846) Smith, A. B. & Kroh, A. (eds.). (2011). The Echinoid Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/projects/echinoid-directory [details]   
From editor or global species database
Classification Traditionally placed in the family Schizasteridae, but referred to Prenateridae after combined morphological & molecular analysis by Stockley et al. (2005) [details]