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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus Linnaeus, 1758

123386  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123386)

accepted
Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (type by subsequent designation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus melo Lamarck, 1816
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus tenuispinus Norman, 1868
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus wallisi A. Agassiz, 1880

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus neglectus Lamarck, 1816 (nomen dubium, possible subjective junior synonym of Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis or S. pallidus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus subangulosus de Blainville, 1826 (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus rarispinus G.O. Sars, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus norvegicus Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus norvegicus (Düben & Koren, 1844) (nomen nudum, manuscript name (for globular specimens of E. acutus norvegicus))

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus (Toxopneustes) L. Agassiz, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToxopneustes L. Agassiz, 1841 (accepted at genus rank)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aequituberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus affinis Mortensen, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus affinis (Mortensen, 1903) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus alexandri Danielssen & Koren, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus alexandri (Danielssen & Koren, 1883) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus aurantiacus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus auranticus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus auranticus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cidaris Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCidaris cidaris (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Cidaris)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus cordatus Pennant, 1777 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocardium cordatum (Pennant, 1777) (transferred to Echinocardium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus depressus G.O. Sars, 1871 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus dröbachiensis O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus droebachiensis (O.F. Müller, 1776) (incorrect original spelling (mandatory changed according to ICZN 4th Ed. Article 32.5.2.1.))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus elegans Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus elegans (Düben & Koren, 1844) (transferred to Gracilechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus flemingii Forbes, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus globiformis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus granularis de Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSphaerechinus granularis (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Sphaerechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus granularis Say, 1827 non Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStrongylocentrotus Brandt, 1835 (misidentification (possibly a Strongylocentrotus pallidus according to Jensen, 1974))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lividus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (transferred to Paracentrotus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus lixula Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758) (transferred to Arbacia)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus microstoma Thomson, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus norvegicus Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus norvegicus (Düben & Koren, 1844) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus microtuberculatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus microtuberculatus (Blainville, 1825) (transferred to Psammechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus miliaris P.L.S. Müller, 1771 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPsammechinus miliaris (P.L.S. Müller, 1771) (transferred to Psammechinus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus minutus Gmelin, 1791 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinocyamus pusillus (O.F. Müller, 1776) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus neapolitanus Delle Chiaje, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArbacia lixula (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus norvegicus Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus norvegicus Düben & Koren, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus norvegicus (Düben & Koren, 1844) (reduced to subspecies rank )
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus pseudomelo Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus purpureus Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulatus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus quinqueangulosus accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sardicus sensu Delle Chiaje, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus acutus Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGracilechinus acutus (Lamarck, 1816) (misidentification)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus saxatilis Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiadema setosum (Leske, 1778) (subjective junior synonym - but see below in notes section)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus schwartzii Nilsson, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus swartzii Nilsson & Holst, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus sphaera O.F. Müller, 1776 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus swartzii Nilsson & Holst, 1817 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus violaceus Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinus vulgaris Blainville, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   
Kroh, A.; Hansson, H. (2011). Echinus Linnaeus, 1758. In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2017). World Echinoidea Database. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2017). European Register of Marine Species at http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123386 on 2017-12-12

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2010-09-06 12:28:48Z
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2011-04-26 08:50:20Z
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original description Linnaeus, C. (1758). Systema Naturae per regna tria naturae, secundum classes, ordines, genera, species, cum characteribus, differentiis, synonymis, locis. Editio decima, reformata. Laurentius Salvius: Holmiae. ii, 824 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/10277#page/3/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in RoR[details]   

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 



Feeding Type
deposit feeder: surface [details]
interface feeder [details]
suspension feeder: facultative [details]
North Sea echinoids
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor North Sea echinoids
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Echinus esculentus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Echinus esculentus
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Echinus esculentus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Echinus esculentus
[image from typetaxon]

Echinus esculentus (Norway)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editor Echinus esculentus ...
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