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Echinoidea taxon details

Metalia Gray, 1855

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Spatangus sternalis Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (type by original designation)
Brissus (Metalia) Gray, 1855 (accepted at genus rank)
Eobrissus Bell, 1904 (subjective junior synonym)
Metaliopsis Fourtau, 1916 (subjective junior synonym)
Metallia (misspelling)
Prometalia Pomel, 1883 (subjective junior synonym)
Radiobrissus Fourtau, 1913 † (subjective junior synonym)
Xanthobrissus A. Agassiz, 1863 (subjective junior synonym)
Species Metalia agariciformis Duncan & Sladen †
Species Metalia angustus de Ridder, 1984
Species Metalia cartagensis Sánchez Roig, 1949 †
Species Metalia dicrana H.L. Clark, 1917
Species Metalia dubia Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1934 †
Species Metalia jamaicensis Arnold & H. L. Clark, 1934 †
Species Metalia kermadecensis Baker & Rowe, 1990
Species Metalia latissima H.L. Clark, 1925
Species Metalia nobilis Verrill, 1867
Species Metalia palmeri Sánchez Roig, 1953 †
Species Metalia pelagica Nisiyama, 1968 †
Species Metalia persica (Mortensen, 1940)
Species Metalia robillardi (de Loriol, 1876)
Species Metalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Metalia townsendi (Bell, 1904)
Species Metalia waylandi Stockley, 1927 †

Species Metalia africana (Verrill, 1871) accepted as Plagiobrissus africanus (Verrill, 1871) (transferred to Plagiobrissus)
Species Metalia costae Gasco, 1876 accepted as Rhabdobrissus costae (Gasco, 1876) accepted as Plagiobrissus (Rhabdobrissus) costae (Gasco, 1876) (transferred to Rhabdobrissus)
Species Metalia gareti accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (misspelling for Metalia gareti)
Species Metalia garretti (A. Agassiz, 1863) accepted as Metalia sternalis (Lamarck, 1816) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Metalia maculosa (Gmelin, 1791) accepted as Metalia spatagus (Linnaeus, 1758) (subjective junior synonym)
Species Metalia pectoralis (Lamarck, 1816) accepted as Plagiobrissus grandis (Gmelin, 1791) (subjective junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Kroh, A.; Mooi, R. (2021). World Echinoidea Database. Metalia Gray, 1855. Accessed at: on 2022-01-17
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z
Martinez, Olga
2010-09-06 12:28:48Z
2011-12-03 17:01:36Z

original description  (of Prometalia Pomel, 1883) Pomel, A. 1883. Classification méthodique et Genera des Échinides vivantes et fossiles. Thèses présentées à la Faculté des Sciences de Paris pour obtenir le Grade de Docteur ès Sciences Naturelles 503, Adolphe Jourdan, Alger, 131 pp., available online at [details]   

original description  (of Xanthobrissus A. Agassiz, 1863) Agassiz, A. (1863). List of the echinoderms sent to different institutions in exchange for other specimens, with annotations. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College.</em> 1: 17-28. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Eobrissus Bell, 1904) Bell, F. J. (1904). Description of a new Genus of Spatangoids. <i>Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist</i>. (7). XIII, p. 236-237., available online at [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Neave, Sheffield Airey. (1939-1996). Nomenclator Zoologicus vol. 1-10 Online. [developed by uBio, hosted online at MBLWHOI Library]., available online at [details]   

additional source Rowe, F. W. E.; Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. <em>In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia'.</em> 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne). [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Remark Type species: Spatangus sternalis Lamarck, 1816 by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
In family Spatangidae in Ludwig (1899) and Clark (1954). [details]
Japanese ライオンブンブク属  [details]

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