WoRMS taxon details

Tromikosoma rugosum Anderson, 2016

1313004  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:1313004)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Anderson, O. F. (2016). A review of New Zealand and southeast Australian echinothurioids (Echinodermata: Echinothurioida)—excluding the subfamily Echinothuriinae—with a description of a new species of <em>Tromikosoma</em>. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4092(4): 451., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4092.4.1
page(s): 467-471; figs 14-17 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
Holotype  NIWA 6610,  NIWA 6610, geounit New Zealand...  
Holotype NIWA 6610 [details]
Holotype NIWA 6610, geounit New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Depth range Deep-sea context derived from a specimen depth data search  
Depth range Deep-sea context derived from a specimen depth data search [details]

Etymology Named rugosum, because of its distinctive wrinkled appearance.  
Etymology Named rugosum, because of its distinctive wrinkled appearance. [details]
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2021). World Echinoidea Database. Tromikosoma rugosum Anderson, 2016. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=1313004 on 2021-09-27
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2018-12-04 07:37:10Z
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original description Anderson, O. F. (2016). A review of New Zealand and southeast Australian echinothurioids (Echinodermata: Echinothurioida)—excluding the subfamily Echinothuriinae—with a description of a new species of <em>Tromikosoma</em>. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4092(4): 451., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4092.4.1
page(s): 467-471; figs 14-17 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

context source (Deepsea) Anderson, O. F. (2016). A review of New Zealand and southeast Australian echinothurioids (Echinodermata: Echinothurioida)—excluding the subfamily Echinothuriinae—with a description of a new species of <em>Tromikosoma</em>. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4092(4): 451., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4092.4.1 [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Holotype NIWA 6610 [details]
Holotype NIWA 6610, geounit New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Paratype NIWA 64937, geounit New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Paratype NIWA 6611, geounit New Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
From editor or global species database
Depth range Deep-sea context derived from a specimen depth data search [details]

Diagnosis Small (adults possibly not seen), up to 69 mm TD; colour of test and appendages brownish-white; test puffed-up and wrinkled, the ambitus rounded and ill-defined; interambulacra wider than ambulacra (possibly juvenile condition); primary tubercles absent adradial to pore series in oral ambulacra; adapical secondary plates of aboral ambulacra elongate, occasionally reaching the perradius; madreporite indistinct; tridentate pedicellariae with minutely serrated edges. [details]

Etymology Named rugosum, because of its distinctive wrinkled appearance. [details]