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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster prostratus Ravenel, 1848 
AphiaID: 422497

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 editorIrregularia (Infraclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeognathostomata (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeasteroida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeasterina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster prostratus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster Lamarck, 1801
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster prostratus Ravenel, 1848
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster (Stolonoclypus) prostratus Ravenel, 1848 (subgeneric subdivision of Clypeaster not accepted by scientific community)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatinanthus joubini Lambert & Thiéry, 1914 (transferred to Clypeaster)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScutella gibbosa Ravenel, 1845 (junior homonym (non Scutella gibbosa Risso, 1826))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStolonoclypus prostratus (Ravenel, 1848) (transferred to Clypeaster)
Sources  original description Ravenel, E. 1848. Echinidae, Recent and fossil, of South Carolina, January 1848. Burges and James. Charleston, SC, United States. Pages: 4. , available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/128370#page/3/mode/1up
page(s): 3 [details]

redescription Mortensen, T. (1948d). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. IV, 2. Clypeasteroida. Clypeasteridæ, Arachnoidæ, Fibulariidæ, Laganidæ and Scutellidæ, 471 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 118-121 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHonduras [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (10 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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:422497
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2009-10-06 12:38:14Z  created  db_admin
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2014-11-02 20:34:54Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2015). Clypeaster prostratus Ravenel, 1848. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2015) World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=422497 on 2015-04-25
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