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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus (Podophora) atratus (Linnaeus, 1758) 
AphiaID: 513798

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 editorEchinometridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus (Podophora) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus (Podophora) L. Agassiz, 1840a
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris atratus (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Podophora)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus atrata (Linnaeus, 1758) (currently attributed to the subgenus Podophora)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColobocentrotus atratus (Linnaeus, 1758) (currently attributed to the subgenus Podophora)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra atra (misspelling for Echinometra atrata)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra atrata (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Podophora)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinometra quoyi (Blainville, 1825) (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus atratus Linnaeus, 1758 (transferred to Podophora)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quoyi Blainville, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodophora atrata (Linnaeus, 1758) (currently attributed to the subgenus Podophora)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodophora atratus (Linnaeus, 1758) (incorrect declination of species name)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPodophora quoyi (Blainville, 1825) (subjective junior synonym)
Sources  basis of record Mortensen, T. 1943. A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ, pp. 446. C. A. Reitzel; Copenhagen.
page(s): 434-439 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIntroduction The status of the (sub-)genus Podophora is currently poorly resolved, various opinions regarding it s relation to Colobocentrotus exist, further research is needed. Mortensen (1943) maintained the two at subgenus level. [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Colobocentrotus atratus
Colobocentrotus atratus
[image from synonym]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:513798
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-09-07 09:29:25Z  created  Kroh, Andreas
2011-12-19 21:15:59Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Colobocentrotus (Podophora) atratus (Linnaeus, 1758). 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=513798 on 2014-07-25
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