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Puffball Heart Urchins

Schizasteridae

Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Schizasteridae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Schizasteridae
Recognized by Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, NMNH Invertebrate Zoology, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, Egypt Species List, IABIN, Moorea Biocode, Moorea Biocode, Australia Species List, Belize Species List, Bouvet Island Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Croatia Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, France Species List, French Polynesia Species List, Gabon Species List, Greece Species List, Guam Species List, Italy Species List, Libya Species List, Madagascar Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, New Zealand Species List, Niger Species List, Norway Species List, Panama Species List, Papua New Guinea Species List, Philippines Species List, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Spain Species List, Territory of the French Southern and Antarctic, The Bahamas Species List, Venezuela Species List, Argentina Species List, Japan Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, OBIS environmental data records, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Rio de la Plata Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, and South Pacific Species List

Alternative Names

? lyoni Hutton, 1873
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
? rotundatus Zittel, 1864
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aliaster Valdinucci 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Brachybrissus Pomel 1883
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Caribbaster Kier 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cestobrissus Lambert 1912
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dipneustes Arnaud 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gregoryaster Lambert 1907
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Moera H. Adams & A. Adams 1856
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Nina Gray 1850
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Schizasterinae
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Schizopneustes Thiéry 1907
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

puffball heart urchins preferred

Japanese

ブンブクチャガマ科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Curated hierarchies for Schizasteridae

World Register of Marine Species

Animalia
Echinodermata
Echinoidea
Spatangoida