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Echinoidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum L. Agassiz, 1841 
AphiaID: 212456

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 editorScutellina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganiformes (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (transferred to Jacksonaster)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacksonaster depressum (L. Agassiz, 1841)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum Link, 1807
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. and F.W.E. Rowe. (1971). Monograph of Shallow-water Indo-West Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History): London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum alienum Mortensen, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacksonaster depressum alienum (Mortensen, 1948)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum delicatum Mazzetti, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacksonaster depressum delicatum (Mazzetti, 1894)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum tenue Mortensen, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacksonaster depressum tenue (Mortensen, 1948)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum tonganese A. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacksonaster depressum tonganense (A. Agassiz, 1841)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum var. alienum Mortensen, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum alienum Mortensen, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacksonaster depressum alienum (Mortensen, 1948)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum var. tenue Mortensen, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum depressum tenue Mortensen, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorJacksonaster depressum tenue (Mortensen, 1948)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
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Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (10 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (81 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Attribute Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group plankton » Stage larva (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata) [details]
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAuthority L. Agassiz considered as author in Clark (1954).
Holotype whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: l'île Bourou, Indo-Malay Archipelago (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: background off-white with pale purplish brown blotches, dark pigment surrounding mouth and anus (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Marshall Islands, New Caledonia (Clark, 1954); Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: from the Red Sea to Polynesia (Tortonese, 1980); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-85 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212456
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Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 07:20:28Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2011-04-12 11:49:39Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Laganum depressum L. Agassiz, 1841. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2014) World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2014) World Echinoidea Database at http://www.marinespecies.org/echinoidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212456 on 2014-09-18
  

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