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Echinidae Gray, 1825

101329  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:101329)

accepted
Family
Genus Dermechinus Mortensen, 1942
Genus Echinus Linnaeus, 1758
Genus Gracilechinus Fell & Pawson in Moore, 1966
Genus Polyechinus Mortensen, 1942
Genus Sterechinus Koehler, 1901
Genus Stirechinus Desor, 1856 †

Genus Atactus Pomel, 1883 † (nomen dubium, original description inadequate)

Genus Echino accepted as Echinus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Echinum Meunier, 1910 accepted as Echinus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Genus Psammachinus Pomel, 1868 accepted as Psammechinus L. Agassiz & Desor, 1846
Genus Styrechinus Desor, 1856 † accepted as Stirechinus Desor, 1856 † (incorrect original spelling (as selected by First Reviser ICZN 4th ed., Art. 24.2.3.))

Genus Rotulechinus Lambert & ThiƩry, 1914 (uncertain, unassessed)
marine
recent + fossil
Not documented
IRMNG (2018). Echinidae Gray, 1825. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=101329 on 2019-05-24
Date
action
by
2006-09-19 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed

basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

basis of record WoRMS (Mar 2013) [details]   

extant flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   

habitat flag source Benton, M.J. (ed). (1993). The Fossil Record 2. Chapman & Hall, London, 845 pp.  [details]   
From other sources
Classification Eukaryota (Superkingdom) > Animalia (Kingdom) > Eumetazoa (Subkingdom) > Echinodermata (Phylum) > Echinozoa (Subphylum) > Echinoidea (Class) > Euechinoidea (Subclass) > Echinacea (Superorder) > Echinoida (Order) > Echinidae (Family) [details]

Descriptive info Echinoderms, marine (characteristics of phylum) (Parker). Benton, 1993 habitat flag(s): M; stratigraphic range: Pliocene-Holocene (?Recent) [details]