WoRMS taxon details

Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841)

124373  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124373)

accepted
Species
Brissoma lyriferum (Forbes, 1841) · unaccepted (transferred to Brissopsis)
Brissopsis lyrifer (Forbes, 1841) · unaccepted (misspelling for Brissopsis lyrifera)
Brissopsis parma Val., 18?? · unaccepted (non-existing name ?, see notes)
Brissopsis pulvinatus (Düben & Koren, 1844) · unaccepted (subjective junior synonym)
Brissus lyrifer Forbes, 1841 · unaccepted (transferred to Brissopsis)
Brissus pulvinatus Düben & Koren, 1844 · unaccepted (subjective junior synonym)
Brissus pulvinatus Philippi, 1845 · unaccepted (subjective junior synonym)
Schizaster incertus Aradas, 1850 · unaccepted (subjective junior synonym)
Spatangus (Brissus) pulvinatus Düben & Koren, 1844 · unaccepted (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Brissus lyrifer Forbes, 1841) Forbes, E. (1841). A history of British Starfishes and other animals of the class Echinodermata. <em>London; John Van Voorst.</em> 267 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2061567
page(s): 187-189 [details]   
Distribution From 5 to more than 200 m depth, burrowing in mud or muddy sand, all round the British Isles, except the English Channel  
Distribution From 5 to more than 200 m depth, burrowing in mud or muddy sand, all round the British Isles, except the English Channel [details]
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2022). World Echinoidea Database. Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124373 on 2022-10-04
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original description  (of Brissus lyrifer Forbes, 1841) Forbes, E. (1841). A history of British Starfishes and other animals of the class Echinodermata. <em>London; John Van Voorst.</em> 267 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2061567
page(s): 187-189 [details]   

original description  (of Schizaster incertus Aradas, 1850) Aradas, A. (1850-1955). Monografia degli Echinidi viventi e fossili di Sicilia. Parte 1a: Famiglia Spatanghi. <i>Atti Accad. Gioenia Sci. Nat. Catania</i>. Serie 2 6-10, 6 (1850): 53-96, 189-216., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7995349
page(s): 91-93 [details]   

original description  (of Spatangus (Brissus) pulvinatus Düben & Koren, 1844) Philippi, R. A. 1845. Beschreibung einiger neuer Echinodermen nebst kritischen Bemerckungen über einige weniger bekannte Arten. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 11, 344-359., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6483274
page(s): 347-349 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Mironov A.N. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Echinoidea. <i>Invertebrate Zoology</i>. Vol.11. No.1: 120–129 [in English]., available online at http://www.nature.air.ru/invertebrates/v11n1/invert11_1_120_129_Echinoidea.pdf [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Rowe, F. W. E.; Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. <em>In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia'.</em> 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne). [details]   

additional source Southward, E.C.; Campbell, A.C. (2006). [Echinoderms: keys and notes for the identification of British species]. <i>Synopses of the British fauna (new series)</i>, 56. Field Studies Council: Shrewsbury, UK. ISBN 1-85153-269-2. 272 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Mortensen, T. (1951). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. V, 2. Spatangoida II. Amphisternata II. Spatangidæ, Loveniidæ, Pericosmidæ, Schizasteridæ, Brissidæ, 593 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 380-390 [details]   

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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From other sources
Distribution From 5 to more than 200 m depth, burrowing in mud or muddy sand, all round the British Isles, except the English Channel [details]

Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LanguageName 
English heart urchin  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål lyresjømus  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk lyresjømus  [details]
Swedish lyrsjöborre  [details]