Echinoneus cyclostomus

Echinoneus cyclostomus (Leske, 1758)

Common Names

Little burrowing urchin

Languages: English

Overview

Synonymised taxa

Echinoneus abruptus H.L. Clark, 1925 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus conformis Desor, 1842 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus crassus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus cruciatus Desor, 1842 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus elegans Desor, 1842 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus gibbosus Lamarck, 1816 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus minor Leske, 1778 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus orbicularis L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus ovalis Breynius, 1732 (pre-Linnean)
Echinoneus semilunaris Gmelin, 1778 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus serialis Desor, 1842 (subjective junior synonym)
Echinoneus ventricosus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1847 (subjective junior synonym)
Galerites echinonea Des Moulins, 1837 (subjective junior synonym)

Author(s): Coppard , Simon
Rights holder(s): Coppard , Simon

References and links

Mortensen, T. (1948). A monograph of the Echinoidea 4(1). Holectypoida, Cassiduloida. Copenhagen. 371 pp; pages: 75-80.

Barcode of Life

GenBank

The Echinoid Directory

World Echinoidea Database

LSID   urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212461
Author(s): Coppard , Simon
Rights holder(s): Coppard , Simon

Ecology and Distribution

Distribution

This species has a worldwide distribution. In Panama it has been collected in the Caribbean from Galeta Island (USNM E 36326), Naranjo Abajo Island, Minas Bay (USNM E 14580), South of Maria Soto (USNM 1011510, USNM 1114973, USNM 1011509; Centroid Latitude: 9.5233, Centroid Longitude: -79.6867 depth 1 m) and off Miria Island San Blas (USNM E 40091; beneath rocks and coral).

Author(s): Coppard , Simon
Rights holder(s): Coppard , Simon