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Atlantic Heart Sea Urchin

Brissopsis atlantica Mortensen 1907

Distribution

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In Panama this species has been collected northeast of Colon Island (USNM E 12975; Centroid Latitude: 9.4583, Centroid Longitude: -82.2117), Caribbean Sea, from a depth range of 91 to 97 m.

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References and links

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Chesher, R. H. (1968). The systematics of sympatric species in West Indian spatangoids: a revision of the genera Brissopsis, Plethotaenia, Paleopneustes, and Saviniaster. Studies in Tropical Oceanography 7, 1-168, pls 1-35.

Mortensen, T. (1951): A Monograph of the Echinoidea. V, 2. Spatangoida II. Amphisternata II. Spatangidæ, Loveniidæ, Pericosmidæ, Schizasteridæ, Brissidæ. - 593 pp., Copenhagen (C. A. Reitzel); pages: 415-420.

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LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124372


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Synonymised taxa

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Kleinia atlantica (Mortensen, 1907) (unaccepted combination)

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Brissopsis atlantica

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Brissopsis atlantica is a species of sea urchin of the Family Brissidae. Their armour is covered with spines. Brissopsis atlantica was first scientifically described in 1907 by Ole Theodor Jensen Mortensen.[1]

See also

References

  1. ^ Kroh, A. (2010). Brissopsis atlantica (Mortensen, 1907). In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2010) World Echinoidea Database. at the World Register of Marine Species.
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Brissopsis atlantica: Brief Summary

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Brissopsis atlantica is a species of sea urchin of the Family Brissidae. Their armour is covered with spines. Brissopsis atlantica was first scientifically described in 1907 by Ole Theodor Jensen Mortensen.

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