WoRMS taxon details

Nudechinus multicolor (Yoshiwara, 1898)

214672  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214672)

accepted
Species
Echinus multicolor Yoshiwara, 1898 · unaccepted (transferred to Nudechinus)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Echinus multicolor 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): 60 [details]   
Description Also distributed in north Australia and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology:...  
Description Also distributed in north Australia and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, presumably west Pacific Ocean, presumably from shallow waters (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2022). World Echinoidea Database. Nudechinus multicolor (Yoshiwara, 1898). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214672 on 2022-10-06
Date
action
by
1997-04-03 13:19:51Z
created
2000-09-25 07:20:28Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:47:00Z
changed
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
changed

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original description  (of Echinus multicolor 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): 60 [details]   

basis of record 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 Mortensen, T. (1943). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 2. Camarodonta. I. Orthopsidæ, Glyphocyphidæ, Temnopleuridæ and Toxopneustidæ. vii+553 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 408-410 [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  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
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From other sources
Description Also distributed in north Australia and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, presumably west Pacific Ocean, presumably from shallow waters (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Mortensen (1943) coments that until further material besides the type is available from Japan, the identification of material from other areas remains uncertain (Clark & Rowe, 1971).
Holotype whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: Satsuma, southern Japan (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]