The Echinoid Directory

Contributed by Andrew Smith, August 2011

Nina Gray, 1855, p. 60

Type Three species were originally included - Schizaster canaliferus, S. ventricosus and S. jukesii.
Classification and/or Status Nn Nina Horsfield, 1829, p. 140 [a lepidopteran]

A junior synonym of Ova  Gray, 1825, according to Mortensen (1951, p. 308)
Remarks Gray, J. E. 1855. Catalogue of the Recent Echinida or Sea Eggs in the collection of the British Museum. Part 1, Echinida Irregularia. pp. i-ii, 1-69, pls 1-6. Trustees of the British Museum, London.

Horsfield, 1829. A catalogue of the lepidopterous insects in the Museum of Natural History at the East-India House.

Mortensen, T. 1951. A monograph of the Echinoidea. Part V. 2. Spatangoida II. C. A. Reitzel, Copenhagen.