WoRMS taxon details

Brisaster latifrons (A. Agassiz, 1898)

513143  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:513143)

accepted
Species
Opissaster latifrons (A. Agassiz, 1898) (transferred to Brisaster)
Schizaster latifrons A. Agassiz, 1898 (transferred to Brisaster)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(ofSchizaster (Brisaster) latifrons A. Agassiz, 1898) Reports on the dredging operations off the west coast of Central America to the Galápagos, to the the west coast of México, and in the Gulf of California, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, carried on by the U.S. Fish Commission Streamer "Albatross", during 1891, Lieut. Commander Z. L. Tanner, U.S.N., Commanding. XXIII. Preliminary report on the Echini. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 32, 71-86., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30426278#page/185/mode/1up
page(s): 81; pl. 11: figs 2-3 [details]   
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2019). World Echinoidea Database. Brisaster latifrons (A. Agassiz, 1898). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=513143 on 2019-04-21
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2010-09-07 08:24:41Z
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2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
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original description  (ofSchizaster (Brisaster) latifrons A. Agassiz, 1898) Reports on the dredging operations off the west coast of Central America to the Galápagos, to the the west coast of México, and in the Gulf of California, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, carried on by the U.S. Fish Commission Streamer "Albatross", during 1891, Lieut. Commander Z. L. Tanner, U.S.N., Commanding. XXIII. Preliminary report on the Echini. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 32, 71-86., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/30426278#page/185/mode/1up
page(s): 81; pl. 11: figs 2-3 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record 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): 289-291 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

 

LanguageName 
English wide heart sea urchin  [details]
French oursin à front large  [details]
Japanese キツネブンブク  [details]