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Echinoidea taxon details

Hypselaster limicolus (A. Agassiz, 1878)

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Opissaster limicola (A. Agassiz, 1878) (transferred to Hypselaster)
Periaster limicola A. Agassiz, 1878 (transferred to Hypselaster)
Schizaster (Periaster) limicola A. Agassiz, 1878 (incorrect declination of specific name)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2018). World Echinoidea Database. Hypselaster limicolus (A. Agassiz, 1878). Accessed at: on 2019-08-24
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2010-09-07 10:47:00Z
2013-08-26 18:24:18Z

original description  (of Schizaster (Periaster) limicola A. Agassiz, 1878) Agassiz, A. (1878). Report on the results of dredging, under the supervision of Alexander Agassiz, in the Gulf of Mexico, by the U.S. Coast Survey Steamer "Blake", Lieutenant-Commander C. D. Sigsbee, U.S.N., Commanding. Report on the Echini. <i>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College</i>. 5, 181-195., available online at
page(s): 193; pl. 3: figs 1-4 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Census of Marine Life (2012). SYNDEEP: Towards a first global synthesis of biodiversity, biogeography and ecosystem function in the deep sea. Unpublished data (datasetID: 3), available online at [details]   

basis of record Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. <em>Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota.</em> Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   

additional source Mortensen, T. (1951). A Monograph of the Echinoidea. V, 2. Spatangoida II. Amphisternata II. Spatangidæ, Loveniidæ, Pericosmidæ, Schizasteridæ, Brissidæ, 593 pp., C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.
page(s): 314-315 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 


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