Trigonocidaris nitidus ( Döderlein, 1905 ), Doderlein, 1905

Filander, Zoleka & Griffiths, Charles, 2017, Illustrated guide to the echinoid (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) fauna of South Africa, Zootaxa 4296 (1), pp. 1-72: 38-39

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scientific name

Trigonocidaris nitidus ( Döderlein, 1905 )
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Trigonocidaris nitidus ( Döderlein, 1905)  

Fig. 40 View FIGURE 40 A –B.

Lamprechinus nitidus: Döderlein, 1910: 247   ; H.L. Clark 1923: 383; Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976: 230. Lamprechinus nitidus: Mortensen, 1943a: 335   –336.

Trigonocidaris nitidus: Schultz, 2011: 1243   , Figs 2201–2202.

Material examined. None, entry based on literature.

Identification. Test small, low hemispherical; denuded test white to creamish. Spines relatively short, somewhat serrated, also cream to white in color.

Global maximum size. Maximum diameter 15 mm.

Global distribution. Endemic to South Africa, at 500 m depth ( Döderlein 1910; Clark & Courtman-Stock 1976; Schultz 2011).

Remarks. Single record off South coast region of South Africa ( Clark & Courtman-Stock 1976). Not represented in the Iziko Museum collection.  

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Echinodermata

Class

Echinoidea

Order

Camarodonta

Family

Trigonocidaridae

Genus

Trigonocidaris

Loc

Trigonocidaris nitidus ( Döderlein, 1905 )

Filander, Zoleka & Griffiths, Charles 2017
2017
Loc

Trigonocidaris nitidus: Schultz, 2011 : 1243

Schultz 2011: 1243
2011
Loc

Lamprechinus nitidus: Döderlein, 1910 : 247

Clark 1976: 230
Mortensen 1943: 335
Clark 1923: 383
Doderlein 1910: 247
1910