WoRMS taxon details

Metalia persica (Mortensen, 1940)

590071  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:590071)

accepted
Species
Brissopsis persica Mortensen, 1940 (transferred to Metalia)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Brissopsis persica Mortensen, 1940) Mortensen, T. (1940). Echinoderms from the Iranian Gulf. Asteroidea, Ophiuroidea, and Echinoidea. <em>Danish Scientific Investigations in Iran.</em> Part 2, 55-112, 14 figs, 2 pls.
page(s): 107-110; pl. 2: figs 5-11, text-fig. 23 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2019). World Echinoidea Database. Metalia persica (Mortensen, 1940). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=590071 on 2019-07-19
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original description  (of Brissopsis persica Mortensen, 1940) Mortensen, T. (1940). Echinoderms from the Iranian Gulf. Asteroidea, Ophiuroidea, and Echinoidea. <em>Danish Scientific Investigations in Iran.</em> Part 2, 55-112, 14 figs, 2 pls.
page(s): 107-110; pl. 2: figs 5-11, text-fig. 23 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Coppard, S. E. 2008. A comparative analysis of the spatangoid echinoid genera Brissopsis and Metalia: a new genus and species of spatangoid (Echinodermata: Echinoidea: Brissopsidae) from the Philippines and reassignment of Brissopsis persica to Metalia. Zootaxa 1760, 1-23.
page(s): 8 [details]