Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Cephalorhyncha > Class Kinorhyncha > Order Cyclorhagida > Family Echinoderidae

Echinoderes Clarapède, 1863

Rank: Genus
Taxon Status: accepted


Echinoderes agigens Bacescu, 1968
Echinoderes angustus Higgins & Kristensen, 1988
Echinoderes aquilonius Higgins & Kristensen, 1988
Echinoderes arlis Higgins, 1966
Echinoderes cantabricus Pardos, Higgins & Benito, 1998
Echinoderes capitatus (Zelinka, 1928)
Echinoderes citrinus Zelinka, 1928
Echinoderes dujardinii Claparède, 1863
Echinoderes elongatus (Nyholm, 1947)
Echinoderes eximus Higgins & Kristensen, 1988
Echinoderes ferrugineus Zelinka, 1928
Echinoderes gerardi Higgins, 1978
Echinoderes higginsi Huys & Coomans, 1989
Echinoderes hispanicus Pardos, Higgins & Benito, 1998
Echinoderes krishnaswamyi Higgins, 1985
Echinoderes kristenseni Higgins, 1985
Echinoderes levanderi Karling, 1955
Echinoderes peterseni Higgins & Kristensen, 1988
Echinoderes riedli Higgins, 1966
Echinoderes setiger (Greeff, 1869)
Echinoderes tubilak Higgins & Kristensen, 1988
Echinoderes worthingi Southern, 1914


original description

Claparède, A.R.E. (1863): Zur Kenntnis der Gattung Echinoderes Duj. Beobachtungen über Anatomie und Entwicklungsgeschichte wirbelloser Thiere an der Küste von Normandie angestellt. pp. 90-92, 119, pls. XVI-XVII. Verlag von Wilhelm Engelmann, Leipzig.

basis of record

Neuhaus, B.; van der Land, J. (2001). Cephalorhyncha (=Loricifera, Priapulida, Kinorhyncha, Nematomorpha), in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). 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, 50: pp. 159-160

additional source

Brunel, P., Bosse, L. & Lamarche, G. (1998). Catalogue of the marine invertebrates of the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Canadian Special Publication of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, 126. 405 p.

additional source

Neuhaus, B.; Higgins, R.P. (2010). Phylum Kinorhyncha: mud dragons, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2010). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 2. Kingdom Animalia: Chaetognatha, Ecdysozoa, Ichnofossils. pp. 468-471.

additional source

Howson, C.M.; Picton, B.E. (Ed.) (1997). The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Ulster Museum Publication, 276. The Ulster Museum: Belfast, UK. ISBN 0-948150-06-8. vi, 508 (+ cd-rom) pp.



External Links



Neuhaus, B. (2014). Echinoderes Clarapède, 1863. In: Neuhaus, Birger World list of Kinorhyncha. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:101084




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