WoRMS taxon details

Echinostrephus molaris (Blainville, 1825)

213384  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213384)

accepted
Species
Echinostrephus molare (Blainville, 1825) · unaccepted (incorrect declination of species name)
Echinostrephus pentagonus Yoshiwara, 1898 · unaccepted (subjective junior synonym)
Echinus laganoides Desor in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846 · unaccepted (subjective junior synonym)
Echinus lezaroides Perrier, 1869 · unaccepted > nomen nudum (treated as subjective junior...)  
treated as subjective junior synonym of Echinostrephus molaris by Mortensen (1943b: p. 311)
Echinus mola Blainville, 1825 · unaccepted (incorrect subsequent spelling)
Psammechinus laganoides (Desor in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846) · unaccepted (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Description Habitat: deep rounded vertical burrows in dead coral rocks (Sastry, 1997).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, W India,...  
Description Habitat: deep rounded vertical burrows in dead coral rocks (Sastry, 1997).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, W India, Pakistan, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Lakshadweep (India) in Sastry (1991); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995); Andaman Is. (Sastry, 1997).
General distribution: East coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands (Sastry, 1991); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-50 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2024). World Echinoidea Database. Echinostrephus molaris (Blainville, 1825). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213384 on 2024-04-23
Date
action
by
1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-25 07:20:28Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:14:26Z
changed
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
changed

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original description  (of Echinus molaris Blainville, 1825) Blainville, H. M. D. d. 1825. Oursin, Echinus (Actinozoaires.). Pp. 59-98 in Dictionnaire des Sciences Naturelles F.G. Levrault, Strasbourg & Paris., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/25303522
page(s): 88-89 [details]   

original description  (of Echinostrephus pentagonus Yoshiwara, 1898) Yoshiwara, S. 1898. Preliminary notice of new Japanese echinoids. Annotationes Zoologicae Japonenses 2, 57-61., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/44266821
page(s): 59 [details]   

original description  (of Echinus laganoides Desor in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846) Agassiz, L. & Desor, P. J. E. 1846. Catalogue raisonné des familles, des genres, et des espèces de la classe des échinodermes. Annales des Sciences Naturelles, Troisième Série, Zoologie 6, 305-374., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13408315
page(s): 370 [details]   

original description  (of Echinus lezaroides Perrier, 1869) Perrier, E. (1869). Recherche sur les pédicellaires et les ambulacres des astérides et des oursins. <em>Thèses présentées à la Faculté des Sciences de Paris pour obtenir le Grade de Docteur ès Sciences Naturelles Victor Masson et fils, Paris.</em> 5-188, plates 1-7., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/13976641
page(s): 146 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. <em>Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History).</em> 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]   

additional source Clark, A. M.; Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   

additional source Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 3. Camarodonta. II. Echinidæ, Strongylocentrotidæ, Parasaleniidæ, Echinometridæ. 446 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 311-316 [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Present in aphia/obis/gbif/idigbio   Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
   

Paratype (of Echinostrephus pentagonus Yoshiwara, 1898) MCZ 3992, geounit Japanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From other sources
Description Habitat: deep rounded vertical burrows in dead coral rocks (Sastry, 1997).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, W India, Pakistan, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Lakshadweep (India) in Sastry (1991); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995); Andaman Is. (Sastry, 1997).
General distribution: East coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands (Sastry, 1991); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-50 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Syntype (probable) Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France) EcEs7876. Type locality: unknown [historical specimen from Aden] (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese タワシウニ  [details]