The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andreas Kroh, June 2008

Eupatagus lymani (Lambert & Thiery, 1924, p. 452)

[=Gymnopatagus pulchellus Agassiz & Clark, 1907;
=Brissoides lymani Lambert & Thiery, 1924]

Distribution Recent, Hawaii and Philippines.
Classification and/or Status Spatangoida, Micrasterina, Maretiidae.

A species of Eupatagus.
Remarks Transferred to Brissoides (= Eupatagus) and renamed lymani by Lambert & Thiery (1924, p. 452) due to the homonymy with Eupatagus pulchellus (Herklots, 1854).

Lambert, J. & Thiery, P. 1909-1925. Essai de Nomenclature Raisonnee des Echinides. L. Ferriere, Chaumont, 607 pp.

Mortensen, T. 1950. A Monograph of the Echinoidea. V, 1. Spatangoida I. Protosternata, Meridosternata, Amphisternata I. Palaeopneustidae, Palaeostomatidae, Aeropsidae, Toxasteridae, Micrasteridae, Hemiasteridae. C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen, 432 pp.

van Noordenburg, H. 2008. Sea Urchins of the Philippines. Part I. The Irregulars. Artificial Harmonics, Utrecht, 153 pp.