The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andreas Kroh, August 2010

Echinosigra (Echinogutta) Mironov, 1997, p. 180

[= Echinocutta Mironov, 1997, p. 180 (incorrect original spelling)]

Diagnostic Features as for Echinosigra, but with four genital pores and a short neck.
Distribution Recent; Subantarctic.
Name gender feminine
Type Echinosigra amphora amphora Mironov, 1974; by original designation.
Species Included
  • Es. (Eg.) amphora amphora Mironov, 1974; Recent.
  • Es. (Eg.) amphora indica Mironov, 1974; Recent.
  • Es. (Eg.) antarctica Mironov, 1974; Recent.
  • Es. (Eg.) fabrefacta Mironov, 1974; Recent.
  • Es. (Eg.) valvaedentata Mironov, 1974; Recent.
Classification and/or Status Holasteroida, Meridosternata, Urechinina, Pourtalesiidae.
Remarks Mironov, A. N. 1997. [Holasteroid sea urchins. 4. Echinosigra]. Zoologicheskii Zhurnal 76, 173-186.