Stereocidaris capensis Döderlein, 1901, Doderlein, 1901

Filander, Zoleka & Griffiths, Charles, 2017, Illustrated guide to the echinoid (Echinodermata: Echinoidea) fauna of South Africa, Zootaxa 4296 (1), pp. 1-72: 16-17

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https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4296.1.1

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Stereocidaris capensis Döderlein, 1901
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Stereocidaris capensis Döderlein, 1901  

Fig. 11 View FIGURE 11 A –C.

Stereocidaris capensis: Döderlein, 1906: 110   –112. Pl. X, Figs 3–6 View FIGURE 3 View FIGURE 4 View FIGURE 5 View FIGURE 6 . Pl. XII, Fig. 2 View FIGURE 2 . Pl. XXXVI, Fig. 4 View FIGURE 4 . Pl. XXXVII, Fig. 1 View FIGURE 1 . H.L. Clark, 1925a: 25 –26; Mortensen, 1928a: 369. Pl. LXXI, Fig. 1 View FIGURE 1 ; Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976: 217; Schultz, 2011: 1039, Figs 1796–1799.

Material examined. MBC-A077742; MBC-A077743.

Identification. Test moderately high; apical disc large, evenly raised, all plates exsert, genital pores distally positioned; spines long, tapered, stout, with about 20 longitudinal ridges.

Global maximum size. Maximum test diameter 36 mm.

Global distribution. Endemic to South coast region of South Africa ( Clark & Courtman-Stock 1976); at 475– 900 m.  

Remarks. Specimen identified through this study extends previously known distribution northwards towards Durban. Record also illustrates a 400 m depth extension from the previously known maximum depth of 500 m ( Döderlein 1910; Clark & Courtman-Stock 1976) to 900 m.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Echinodermata

Class

Echinoidea

Order

Cidaroida

Family

Cidaridae

Genus

Stereocidaris

Loc

Stereocidaris capensis Döderlein, 1901

Filander, Zoleka & Griffiths, Charles 2017
2017
Loc

Stereocidaris capensis: Döderlein, 1906 : 110

Schultz 2011: 1039
Clark 1976: 217
Mortensen 1928: 369
Clark 1925: 25
Doderlein 1906: 110
1906