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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapygus niger (Molina, 1782) 
AphiaID: 513606

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 editorArbacioida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbaciidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapygus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapygus niger (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTetrapygus L. Agassiz, 1841b
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia (Echinocidaris) nigra (Molina, 1782) (transferred to Tetrapygus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia (Tetrapygus) nigra (Molina, 1782) (transferred to Tetrapygus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia nigra (Molina, 1782) (transferred to Tetrapygus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocidaris nigra (Molina, 1782) (transferred to Tetrapygus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus niger Molina, 1782 (transferred to Tetrapygus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpurescens Valenciennes, 1846 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPygomma (Tetrapygus) nigrum (Molina, 1782) (transferred to Tetrapygus)
Source  basis of record Mortensen, T. 1935. A Monograph of the Echinoidea. II. Bothriocidaroida, Melonechinoida, Lepidocentroida, and Stirodonta, pp. 647. C. A. Reitzel & Oxford University Press; Copenhagen & London.
page(s): 582-584 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAraucanian [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChannels and Fjords of Southern Chile [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (26 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (7 nucleotides; 8 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Tetrapygus niger (Molina, 1782)
Tetrapygus niger (Moli...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:513606
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2010-09-07 08:24:41Z  created  Kroh, Andreas
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Tetrapygus niger (Molina, 1782). 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=513606 on 2014-11-24
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