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Echinoidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster rarispinus de Meijere, 1903 
AphiaID: 213365

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 editorClypeasterina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster Lamarck, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster (Leptoclypus) rarispinus de Meijere, 1903 (subgeneric subdivision of Clypeaster not accepted by scientific community)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClypeaster audouini Fourtau, 1904 (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCoronanthus rarispinus (de Meijere, 1903) (transferred to Clypeaster)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaganum mirable H. L. Clark, 1925a (subjective junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStolonoclypus audouini (Fourtau, 1904) (subjective junior synonym)
Sources 
redescription Mortensen, T. 1948. A Monograph of the Echinoidea. IV, 2. Clypeasteroida. Clypeasteridæ, Arachnoidæ, Fibulariidæ, Laganidæ and Scutellidæ, pp. 471. C. A. Reitzel; Copenhagen.
page(s): 58-62 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Distribution 
From other sources
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [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]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Description: test flat, pentagonal, corners rounded, margin slightly thick; oral ambulacral furrows prominent up to the margin of the test; periproct on the oral side, close to the posterior margin, in the posterior interambulacrum; genital pores five (Sastry, 1995). Habitat: subtidal silty areas (Sastry, 1995).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, W India, Pakistan, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal and East Indies (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Lakshadweep (India) in Sastry (1991); India (West Bengal), Orissa, Andhra Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Lakshadweep and Karnataka (Sastry, 1995).
General distribution: Red Sea and East coast of Africa to East Indies (Sastry, 1991); Indo-west Pacific (Sastry, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Java Sea, 37-91 m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213365
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-15 13:37:26Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:47:00Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2010-09-22 09:17:36Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z  changed  Kroh, Andreas
  
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  Citation: Kroh, A. (2014). Clypeaster rarispinus de Meijere, 1903. 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=213365 on 2014-07-23
  

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