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Echinoidea taxon details

Brissidae Gray, 1855

123173  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123173)

accepted
Family
Genus Anabrissus Mortensen, 1950
Genus Anametalia Mortensen, 1950
Subfamily Brissopsinae Lambert, 1905
  » Genus Brissalius Coppard, 2008
  » Genus Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840
    » Species Brissopsis aguayoi Sánchez Roig, 1952 †
    » Species Brissopsis alta Mortensen, 1907
    » Species Brissopsis atlantica Mortensen, 1907
    » Species Brissopsis australis McNamara, Philip & Kruse, 1986 †
    » Species Brissopsis bengalensis Koehler, 1914
    » Species Brissopsis blanpiedi Grant & Hertlein, 1938 †
    » Species Brissopsis caparti Cherbonnier, 1959
    » Species Brissopsis columbaris A. Agassiz, 1898
    » Species Brissopsis crescenticus Wright, 1856 †
    » Species Brissopsis cretacea Schlüter, 1870 †
    » Species Brissopsis elongata Mortensen, 1907
      » Subspecies Brissopsis elongata elongata Mortensen, 1907 represented as Brissopsis elongata Mortensen, 1907 (currently no is use, no other subspecies are recognized)
    » Species Brissopsis evanescens Mortensen, 1950
    » Species Brissopsis fermori Vredenburg, 1922 †
    » Species Brissopsis japonica Nisiyama, 1968 †
    » Species Brissopsis jarlii Mortensen, 1951
    » Species Brissopsis luzonica (Gray, 1851)
    » Species Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841)
    » Species Brissopsis makiyamai Morishita, 1957 †
    » Species Brissopsis micropetala Mortensen, 1948
    » Species Brissopsis minor Schlüter, 1870 †
    » Species Brissopsis obliqua Mortensen, 1948
    » Species Brissopsis oldhami Alcock, 1893
    » Species Brissopsis pacifica (A. Agassiz, 1898)
    » Species Brissopsis parallela Koehler, 1914
    » Species Brissopsis similis Mortensen, 1948
    » Species Brissopsis steinhatchee Cooke, 1942 †
    » Species Brissopsis tumidus (Duncan & Sladen) †
    » Species Brissopsis zealandiae Mortensen, 1921
    » Subgenus Brissopsis (Kleinia) Gray, 1851 accepted as Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840 (subjective junior synonym)
      » Species Brissopsis (Kleinia) crescenticus Wright, 1856 † accepted as Brissopsis crescenticus Wright, 1856 † (subgenus Kleinia considered as synoym of Brissopsis)
        » Subspecies Brissopsis (Kleinia) crescenticus syriaca Vautrin, 1933 † accepted as Brissopsis crescenticus syriaca Vautrin, 1933 † (subgenus Kleinia considered as synoym of Brissopsis)
        » Variety Brissopsis (Kleinia) crescenticus var. syriaca Vautrin, 1933 † accepted as Brissopsis (Kleinia) crescenticus syriaca Vautrin, 1933 † (Infrasubspecific taxon that is to be treated as a subspecies according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 45.6.4)
    » Species Brissopsis australis (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Abatus cavernosus (Philippi, 1845) (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Brissopsis brevistella Schlüter, 1870 † accepted as Diplodetus brevistella (Schlüter, 1870) † (transferred to Diplodetus)
    » Species Brissopsis cavernosus (Philippi, 1845) accepted as Abatus cavernosus (Philippi, 1845) (transferred to Abatus)
    » Species Brissopsis circosemita A. Agassiz & H.L. Clark, 1907 accepted as Brissopsis luzonica (Gray, 1851) (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Brissopsis duplex Koehler, 1914 accepted as Brissopsis luzonica (Gray, 1851) (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Brissopsis le monnieri Koehler, 1913 accepted as Brissopsis luzonica (Gray, 1851) (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 32.5.2))
    » Species Brissopsis lemonnieri Koehler, 1913 accepted as Brissopsis luzonica (Gray, 1851) (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Brissopsis luzonicus (Gray, 1851) accepted as Brissopsis luzonica (Gray, 1851) (incorrect declination of species name)
    » Species Brissopsis lyrifer (Forbes, 1841) accepted as Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841) (misspelling for Brissopsis lyrifera)
    » Species Brissopsis mediterranea Mortensen, 1913 accepted as Brissopsis atlantica mediterranea Mortensen, 1913 (accepted at subspecies rank)
    » Species Brissopsis parma Val., 18?? accepted as Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841) (non-existing name ?, see notes)
    » Species Brissopsis persica Mortensen, 1940 accepted as Metalia persica (Mortensen, 1940) (transferred to Metalia)
      » Subspecies Brissopsis persica elevata Mortensen, 1940 accepted as Metalia persica elevata (Mortensen, 1940)
      » Variety Brissopsis persica var. elevata Mortensen, 1940 accepted as Brissopsis persica elevata Mortensen, 1940 (Infrasubspecific taxon that is to be treated as a subspecies according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 45.6.4)
    » Species Brissopsis philippii (Gray, 1851) accepted as Tripylaster philippii (Gray, 1851) (transferred to Tripylaster)
    » Species Brissopsis pulvinatus (Düben & Koren, 1844) accepted as Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841) (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Brissopsis sufflatus Duncan & Sladen † accepted as Eupatagus sufflatus (Duncan & Sladen) † (transferred to Eupatagus)
  » Genus Fernandezaster Sánchez Roig, 1952 † (nomen dubium, based upon a single poorly preserved individual; possibly a synonym of Brissopsis)
  » Genus Brissiopsis accepted as Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840 (misspelling)
    » Species Brissiopsis archeri (Tenison-Woods, 1867) † accepted as Cyclaster archeri (Tenison-Woods, 1867) † (misspelling & transferred to Cyclaster)
  » Genus Brissoma Pomel, 1888 accepted as Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840 (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Brissoma habanensis Sánchez Roig, 1949 †
    » Species Brissoma vonderschmitti Jeannet, 1928 †
    » Species Brissoma altum (Mortensen, 1907) accepted as Brissopsis alta Mortensen, 1907 (unaccepted combination)
    » Species Brissoma columbare (A. Agassiz, 1898) accepted as Brissopsis columbaris A. Agassiz, 1898 (misspelling for Brissopsis columbaris)
    » Species Brissoma lyriferum (Forbes, 1841) accepted as Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841) (transferred to Brissopsis)
  » Genus Bryssopsis † accepted as Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840 (misspelling)
  » Genus Kleinia Gray, 1851 accepted as Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840 (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Kleinia pulcra Checchia-Rispoli, 1950 †
    » Species Kleinia atlantica (Mortensen, 1907) accepted as Brissopsis atlantica Mortensen, 1907 (unaccepted combination)
    » Species Kleinia elongata (Mortensen, 1907) accepted as Brissopsis elongata Mortensen, 1907 (unaccepted combination)
    » Species Kleinia luzonica Gray, 1851 accepted as Brissopsis luzonica (Gray, 1851) (transferred to Brissopsis)
    » Species Kleinia nigra A. Agassiz, 1863 accepted as Meoma grandis Gray, 1851 (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Kleinia oldhami (Alcock, 1893) accepted as Brissopsis oldhami Alcock, 1893 (unaccepted combination)
    » Species Kleinia pacifica (A. Agassiz, 1898) accepted as Brissopsis pacifica (A. Agassiz, 1898) (transferred to Brissopsis)
  » Genus Toxobrissus Desor, 1858 accepted as Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840 (subjective junior synonym)
    » Species Toxobrissus pacificus A. Agassiz, 1898 accepted as Brissopsis pacifica (A. Agassiz, 1898) (transferred to Brissopsis)
  » Genus Toxobryssus Meissner, 1903 accepted as Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840 (nomen vanum for Toxobrissus)
  » Genus Zeugaster Lambert, 1907 accepted as Brissopsis L. Agassiz, 1840 (junior subjective synonym)
Genus Brissus Gray, 1825
  » Species Brissus agassizii Döderlein, 1885
  » Species Brissus bridgeboronensis Carter, 1987 †
  » Species Brissus camagueyensis Weisbord, 1934 †
  » Species Brissus caobaense Sánchez Roig, 1953 †
  » Species Brissus duperieri Castex, 1947 †
  » Species Brissus durhami (Sánchez Roig, 1952) †
  » Species Brissus fosteri McNamara, Philip & Kruse, 1986 †
  » Species Brissus gigas H.B. Fell, 1947
  » Species Brissus glenni Cooke, 1959 †
  » Species Brissus greifatensis Elattaar, 2001a †
  » Species Brissus kewi Grant & Hertlein, 1938 †
  » Species Brissus lasti Stockley, 1927 †
  » Species Brissus latecarinatus (Leske, 1778)
  » Species Brissus latidunensis Clegg, 1933 †
  » Species Brissus meridionalis (Mortensen, 1950)
  » Species Brissus obesus Verrill, 1867
  » Species Brissus shaimaae Ali, 1985 †
  » Species Brissus unicolor (Leske, 1778)
  » Species Brissus greyi Hector, 1870 † accepted as Taimanawa greyi (Hutton, 1873) † (nomen nudum, unavailable since proposed without description, illustration, or indication (ICZN 1999 Article 12.1.))
  » Subgenus Brissus (Allobrissus) Mortensen, 1950 accepted as Brissus Gray, 1825 (subjective junior synonym of Brissus )
  » Subgenus Brissus (Brissus) Gray, 1825 accepted as Brissus Gray, 1825 (not in use)
  » Subgenus Brissus (Metalia) Gray, 1855 accepted as Metalia Gray, 1855 (accepted at genus rank)
    » Species Brissus (Metalia) robillardi de Loriol, 1876 accepted as Metalia robillardi (de Loriol, 1876) (parent accepted at genus rank)
  » Species Brissus agassizi accepted as Brissus agassizii Döderlein, 1885 (misspelling)
  » Species Brissus areolatus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847b accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus bicinctus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847b accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus brissus Tortonese, 1933 accepted as Brissus unicolor (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus brissus (Leske, 1778) accepted as Brissus unicolor (Leske, 1778) (objective synonym)
  » Species Brissus carinatus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Brissus latecarinatus (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus columbaris (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Brissus unicolor (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus compressus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Metalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus cylindricus L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847b accepted as Brissus unicolor (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus damesi A. Agassiz, 1881 accepted as Anabrissus damesi (A. Agassiz, 1881) (transferred to Anabrissus)
  » Species Brissus daviesi Jain, 2002 † accepted as Rhynobrissus daviesi (Jain, 2002) † (transferred to Rhynobrissus)
  » Species Brissus dimidiatus L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847b accepted as Brissus unicolor (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus fragilis Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Brisaster fragilis (Düben & Koren, 1844) (transferred to Brisaster)
  » Species Brissus imperati Lambert & Thiery, 1924 accepted as Brissus unicolor (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus lyrifer Forbes, 1841 accepted as Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841) (transferred to Brissopsis)
  » Species Brissus maculatus accepted as Brissus maculosus Klein, 1734 (misspelling)
  » Species Brissus maculosus Klein, 1734 accepted as Brissus latecarinatus (Leske, 1778) (pre-Linnean)
  » Species Brissus maculosus Leske, 1778 accepted as Brissus latecarinatus (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus mediator Lovén, 1883 accepted as Anametalia sternaloides (Bolau, 1874) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus panis Grube, 1857 accepted as Meoma ventricosa (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus pulvinatus Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus pulvinatus Philippi, 1845 accepted as Brissopsis lyrifera (Forbes, 1841) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus robillardi de Loriol, 1876 accepted as Metalia robillardi (de Loriol, 1876) (transferred to Metalia)
  » Species Brissus scillae L. Agassiz, 1836 accepted as Brissus unicolor (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Brissus sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Metalia)
  » Species Brissus sternaloides Bolau, 1874 accepted as Anametalia sternaloides (Bolau, 1874) (transferred to Anametalia)
  » Species Brissus townsendi (Bell, 1904) accepted as Metalia townsendi (Bell, 1904) (transferred to Metalia)
  » Species Brissus ventricosus (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Meoma ventricosa (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Meoma)
Genus Cionobrissus A. Agassiz, 1879
Genus Idiobryssus H.L. Clark, 1939
  » Species Idiobryssus coelus H.L. Clark, 1939 (nomen dubium, based on juvenile specimens of uncertain affinity)
Genus Meoma Gray, 1851
  » Species Meoma antiqua Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1927 †
  » Species Meoma cadenati Madsen, 1957
  » Species Meoma caobaensis Sánchez Roig, 1952 †
  » Species Meoma ventricosa (Lamarck, 1816)
  » Subgenus Meoma (Schizobrissus) Pomel, 1869 † accepted as Schizobrissus Pomel, 1869 † (accepted at genus rank)
    » Species Meoma (Schizobrissus) chiplonkari Srivastava † (nomen nudum, unavailable since proposed without description, illustration, or indication (ICZN 1999 Article 12.1.))
    » Species Meoma (Schizobrissus) cooperi Srivastava † (nomen nudum, unavailable since proposed without description, illustration, or indication (ICZN 1999 Article 12.1.))
    » Species Meoma (Schizobrissus) misrai Srivastava † (nomen nudum, unavailable since proposed without description, illustration, or indication (ICZN 1999 Article 12.1.))
    » Species Meoma (Schizobrissus) singhi Srivastava † (nomen nudum, unavailable since proposed without description, illustration, or indication (ICZN 1999 Article 12.1.))
    » Species Meoma (Schizobrissus) insignis (Duncan & Sladen, 1883) † accepted as Schizobrissus insignis (Duncan & Sladen, 1883) † (subgenus accepted at genus rank)
  » Species Meoma frangibilis Chesher, 1970 accepted as Meoma ventricosa frangibilis Chesher, 1970 (currently accepted as subspecies of M. ventricosa)
  » Species Meoma grandis Gray, 1851 accepted as Meoma ventricosa grandis Gray, 1851 (accepted at subspecies rank)
Genus Metalia Gray, 1855
  » Species Metalia agariciformis Duncan & Sladen †
  » Species Metalia angustus de Ridder, 1984
  » Species Metalia cartagensis Sánchez Roig, 1949 †
  » Species Metalia dicrana H.L. Clark, 1917
  » Species Metalia dubia Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1934 †
  » Species Metalia jamaicensis Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1934 †
  » Species Metalia kermadecensis Baker & Rowe, 1990
  » Species Metalia latissima H.L. Clark, 1925
  » Species Metalia nobilis Verrill, 1867
  » Species Metalia palmeri Sánchez Roig, 1953 †
  » Species Metalia pelagica Nisiyama, 1968 †
  » Species Metalia persica (Mortensen, 1940)
  » Species Metalia robillardi (de Loriol, 1876)
  » Species Metalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758)
  » Species Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816)
    » Subspecies Metalia sternalis harshadae Jain, 2002 †
    » Variety Metalia sternalis var. jousseaumei Dollfus & Roman, 1981 accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (infrasubspecific and unavailable according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 45.6.3)
    » Variety Metalia sternalis var. lata Dollfus & Roman, 1981 accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (infrasubspecific and unavailable according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 45.6.3)
  » Species Metalia townsendi (Bell, 1904)
  » Species Metalia waylandi Stockley, 1927 †
  » Species Metalia africana (Verrill, 1871) accepted as Plagiobrissus africanus (Verrill, 1871) (transferred to Plagiobrissus)
  » Species Metalia costae Gasco, 1876 accepted as Rhabdobrissus costae (Gasco, 1876) (transferred to Rhabdobrissus)
  » Species Metalia gareti accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (misspelling for Metalia gareti)
  » Species Metalia garretti (A. Agassiz, 1863) accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Metalia maculosa (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Metalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Metalia pectoralis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Plagiobrissus grandis (Gmelin, 1791) (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Neopneustes Duncan, 1889
Genus Peraspatangus Philip & Foster, 1971 †
Genus Plagiobrissus Pomel, 1883
  » Subgenus Plagiobrissus (Plagiobrissus) Pomel, 1883
  » Subgenus Plagiobrissus (Rhabdobrissus) Cotteau, 1889
  » Species Plagiobrissus abeli Reidl, 1941 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus abruptus Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1927 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus africanus (Verrill, 1871)
  » Species Plagiobrissus costaricensis Durham, 1961 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus elevatus Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1927 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus grandis (Gmelin, 1791)
  » Species Plagiobrissus lamberti Jeannet, 1928 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus latus Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1927 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus malavassii Durham, 1961 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus pacificus H.L. Clark, 1940
  » Species Plagiobrissus perplexus Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1927 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus robustus Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1927 †
  » Species Plagiobrissus affinis accepted as Plagiobrissus Pomel, 1883 (non-existing name, see notes)
  » Species Plagiobrissus costae (Gasco, 1876) accepted as Rhabdobrissus costae (Gasco, 1876) (unaccepted combination)
  » Species Plagiobrissus costai (Gasco, 1876) accepted as Rhabdobrissus costae (Gasco, 1876) (misspelling)
  » Species Plagiobrissus pectoralis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Plagiobrissus grandis (Gmelin, 1791) (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Rhynobrissus A. Agassiz, 1872
Genus Schizobrissus Pomel, 1869 †
Genus Taimanawa Henderson & Fell, 1969

Genus Deakia Pavay, 1875 † (nomen dubium, poorly known, possible synonym of Schizobrissus)

Genus Allobrissus Mortensen, 1950 accepted as Brissus Gray, 1825 (junior subjective synonym)
Genus Bryssus accepted as Brissus Gray, 1825 (misspelling)
Genus Cionobryssus Meissner, 1903 accepted as Cionobrissus A. Agassiz, 1879 (nomen vanum)
Genus Eobrissus Bell, 1904 accepted as Metalia Gray, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Eobrissus townsendi Bell, 1904 accepted as Metalia townsendi (Bell, 1904) (transferred to Metalia)
Genus Hemibrissus Pomel, 1869 accepted as Meoma Gray, 1851 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Hernandezaster Sánchez Roig, 1949 † accepted as Meoma Gray, 1851 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Idiobrissus accepted as Idiobryssus H.L. Clark, 1939 (misspelling)
Genus Metaliopsis Fourtau, 1916 accepted as Metalia Gray, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Metallia accepted as Metalia Gray, 1855 (misspelling)
  » Species Metallia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (misspelling for Metalia sternalis)
Genus Mortensenaster Lambert, 1922 accepted as Rhabdobrissus Cotteau, 1889 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Peripneustes Cotteau, 1875 † accepted as Schizobrissus Pomel, 1869 † (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Plagionotus L. Agassiz in L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 accepted as Plagiobrissus Pomel, 1883 (junior homonym of Plagionotus Mulasant, 1842 (Coleoptera))
Genus Plagiostomus d'Orbigny, 1853 accepted as Plagiobrissus Pomel, 1883 (junior homonym of Plagiostomus Hermansen, 1847 (Mollusca))
Genus Prometalia Pomel, 1883 accepted as Metalia Gray, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Radiobrissus Fourtau, 1913 † accepted as Metalia Gray, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Rhabdobrissus Cotteau, 1889 accepted as Plagiobrissus (Rhabdobrissus) Cotteau, 1889 (accepted at subgenus rank)
  » Species Rhabdobrissus costae (Gasco, 1876) accepted as Plagiobrissus (Rhabdobrissus) costae (Gasco, 1876) (parent accepted at subgenus rank)
  » Species Rhabdobrissus jullieni Cotteau, 1889 accepted as Plagiobrissus (Rhabdobrissus) jullieni (Cotteau, 1889) (parent accepted at subgenus rank)
  » Species Rhabdobrissus pacificus H.L. Clark, 1940 accepted as Plagiobrissus pacificus H.L. Clark, 1940 (parent accepted at subgenus rank)
  » Species Rhabdobrissus perrieri Bernard, 1895 accepted as Plagiobrissus (Rhabdobrissus) costae (Gasco, 1876) (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Rhinobrissus accepted as Rhynobrissus A. Agassiz, 1872 (unjustified emendation)
  » Species Rhinobrissus apicatus (Tension-Woods, 1879) accepted as Rhynobrissus hemiasteroides A. Agassiz, 1879 (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Rhinobrissus hemiasteroides A. Agassiz, 1879 accepted as Rhynobrissus hemiasteroides A. Agassiz, 1879 (correct spelling is Rhynobrissus)
  » Species Rhinobrissus macropetalus H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Rhynobrissus macropetalus H.L. Clark, 1938 (correct spelling is Rhynobrissus)
  » Species Rhinobrissus micrasteroides A. Agassiz, 1878 accepted as Rhynobrissus micrasteroides (A. Agassiz, 1878) (misspelling of genus name)
  » Species Rhinobrissus placopetalus A. Agassiz & H.L. Clark, 1907 accepted as Rhynobrissus placopetalus A. Agassiz & H.L. Clark, 1907 (correct spelling is Rhynobrissus)
  » Species Rhinobrissus pyramidalis A. Agassiz, 1872 accepted as Rhynobrissus pyramidalis A. Agassiz, 1872 (correct spelling is Rhynobrissus)
Genus Rojasia Sánchez Roig, 1951 † accepted as Schizobrissus Pomel, 1869 † (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Sandiegoaster Sánchez Roig, 1952 † accepted as Brissus Gray, 1825 (subjective junior synonym)
Genus Xanthobrissus A. Agassiz, 1863 accepted as Metalia Gray, 1855 (subjective junior synonym)
  » Species Xanthobrissus garretti A. Agassiz, 1863 accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2021). World Echinoidea Database. Brissidae Gray, 1855. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/Echinoidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123173 on 2021-07-27
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context source (Bermuda) Pawson, D. L.; Devaney, D. M.; Sterrer, W. E. (2001). The echinoderm fauna of Bermuda. Unpub. MS. [details]   

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 Kroh, A. & Smith, A.B. (2010): The phylogeny and classification of post-Palaeozoic echinoids. Journal of Systematic Palaeontology, 8/2: 147-212., available online at http://www.informaworld.com/openurl?genre=article&issn=1477-2019&volume=8&issue=2&spage=147
page(s): 173 [details]   

identification resource Smith, A.B. 2013. Key to genera of Brissidae. In: Smith, A.B. & Kroh, A. (editors) The Echinoid Directory. World Wide Web electronic publication., available online at http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/research/projects/echinoid-directory/taxa/key.jsp?id=291 [details]   
 
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LanguageName 
English heart urchins  [details]
Japanese オオブンブク科  [details]
Swedish lyrsjöborrar  [details]

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