WoRMS taxon details

Astropyga radiata (Leske, 1778)

213370  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213370)

accepted
Species
Asteropyga radiata (misspelling for Astropyga radiata)
Astropyga elastica Bell, 1876 (subjective junior synonym)
Astropyga freudenbergi Sarasin, 1887 (subjective junior synonym)
Astropyga mossambica Peters, 1853 (subjective junior synonym)
Cidaris radiata Leske, 1778 (transferred to Astropyga)
Cidarites radiata (Leske, 1778) (transferred to Astropyga)
Diadema radiatum (Leske, 1778) (transferred to Astropyga)
Echinus radiatus (Leske, 1778) (transferred to Astropyga)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
(of Cidaris radiata Leske, 1778) Leske, N. G. 1778. Jacobi Theodori Klein naturalis dispositio echinodermatum . . ., edita et descriptionibus novisque inventis et synonomis auctorem aucta. Addimenta ad I. T. Klein naturalem dispositionem Echinodermatum. G. E. Beer, Leipzig, xxii+278 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/dms/load/img/?PID=PPN573613834
page(s): 116-117; pl. 44: fig. 1 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Description Also distributed in SE Arabia, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south...  
Description Also distributed in SE Arabia, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia in Kalk (1958); Lakshadweep (India) in Sastry (1991); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958); East coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands in Sastry (1991); tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, depth range 66-70 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, continental shelf (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2019). World Echinoidea Database. Astropyga radiata (Leske, 1778). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213370 on 2019-10-19
Date
action
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1997-02-03 23:00:00Z
created
2000-09-25 07:20:28Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-09-07 10:47:00Z
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2013-08-26 18:24:18Z
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original description  (of Cidaris radiata Leske, 1778) Leske, N. G. 1778. Jacobi Theodori Klein naturalis dispositio echinodermatum . . ., edita et descriptionibus novisque inventis et synonomis auctorem aucta. Addimenta ad I. T. Klein naturalem dispositionem Echinodermatum. G. E. Beer, Leipzig, xxii+278 pp., available online at http://gdz.sub.uni-goettingen.de/dms/load/img/?PID=PPN573613834
page(s): 116-117; pl. 44: fig. 1 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Astropyga elastica Bell, 1876) Studer, T. (1876). Echinodermen aus dem antarktischen Meere und zwei neue Seeigel von den Papua-Inseln, gesammelt auf der Reise S.M.S. Gazelle um die Erde. <em>Monatsbericht der königlich preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin.</em> 452-465., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/35329829
page(s): 464-465 [details]   

original description  (of Astropyga mossambica Peters, 1853) Peters, W. (1853). Über die an der Küste von Mossambique beobachteten Seeigel und insbesondere über die Gruppe der Diademen. <em>Abhandlungen der preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften.</em> 1854: 101-119., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/29200414
page(s): 112-113; pl.1: fig 1 [details]   

original description  (of Astropyga freudenbergi Sarasin, 1887) Sarasin, P. & Sarasin, F. (1887). Die Augen und das Integument der Diadematiden. Pp. 1-18 in P. Sarasin & F. Sarasin Ergebnisse naturwissenschaftlicher Forschungen auf Ceylon C.W. Kreidel's Verlag, Wiesbaden. , available online at https://archive.org/details/ergebnissenaturw1188sara
page(s): 16-17; pl. 1: figs.1, pl. 2: figs 2a-d [details]   

original description  (of Echionanthus major Seba, 1734) Seba, A. (1758). Locupletissimi rerum naturalium thesauri accurata descripto, et iconibus artificiosissimis expressio per universam physices historiam. Tomus III. Janssonio Waesbergios, Amstelaedami, 212 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversityheritagelibrary.org/item/127758#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 31; pl. 14: figs 1-2 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. <em>Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History).</em> London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   

additional source Mortensen, T. (1940). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. III, 1. Aulodonta, with Additions to Vol. II (Lepidocentroida and Stirodonta). 370 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 187-196 [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 
 

From other sources
Description Also distributed in SE Arabia, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia in Kalk (1958); Lakshadweep (India) in Sastry (1991); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958); East coast of Africa to Hawaiian Islands in Sastry (1991); tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, depth range 66-70 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, continental shelf (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Type data: status and whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: unknown (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
A. freudenbergi P. u. F. Sarasin treated as a synonym of A. radiata in Ludwig (1899).
In family 'Centrechinidae' in Kalk (1958). [details]
 

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