Coelopleurus interruptus Döderlein, 1910, Doderlein, 1910

Filander, Zoleka & Griffiths, Charles, 2017, Illustrated guide to the echinoid (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) fauna of South Africa, Zootaxa 4296 (1), pp. 1-72: 33-34

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Coelopleurus interruptus Döderlein, 1910
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Coelopleurus interruptus Döderlein, 1910  

Fig 33 View FIGURE 33 A –C.

Coelopleurus floridanus: Döderlein, 1906: 181   –182. Pl. XLV, Fig. 2 View FIGURE 2 . [misidentification] Coelopleurus floridanus var. interrupta: Döderlein, 1910: 247   , 257–258.

Coelopleurus interruptus: H.L. Clark, 1923: 379   –381. Pl. XXI, Fig. 3 View FIGURE 3 ; H.L. Clark, 1925a: 74; Mortensen, 1935: 626. Pl. LXXXVIII, Fig. 30 View FIGURE 30 ; Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976: 229; Schultz, 2010: 124.

Material examined. MBC-A077792; MBC-A077793.

Identification. Test low hemispherical, dark reddish, with naked interambulacra zone, which is brown with transverse light violet bands, white lateral borders. Spines long, fusiform, color greenish with red patches.

Global maximum size. Maximum diameter 40 mm.

Global distribution. Endemic to South Africa, at 55 – 140 m depth ( Mortensen 1935; Clark & Courtman- Stock 1976).  

Remarks. Samples identified through current study extends previously known distribution of Mossel Bay/ Knysna and Port Elizabeth, northwards towards Durban.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Echinodermata

Class

Echinoidea

Order

Arbacioida

Family

Arbaciidae

Genus

Coelopleurus

Loc

Coelopleurus interruptus Döderlein, 1910

Filander, Zoleka & Griffiths, Charles 2017
2017
Loc

Coelopleurus interruptus: H.L. Clark, 1923 : 379

Schultz 2010: 124
Clark 1976: 229
Mortensen 1935: 626
Clark 1925: 74
Clark 1923: 379
1923
Loc

Coelopleurus floridanus: Döderlein, 1906 : 181

Doderlein 1910: 247
Doderlein 1906: 181
1906