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Status in World Register of Marine Species

Accepted name: Echinus esculentus Linnaeus, 1758

Scientific synonyms and common names

Echinus sphaera O.F. Müller, 1776
Echinus globiformis de Lamarck, 1801
Echinus schwartzii Nilsson & Holst, 1817
Echinus pseudomelo de Blainville, 1825
Echinus aurantiacus de Blainville, 1825
Echinus violaceus de Blainville, 1825
Echinus quinqueangulatus de Blainville, 1825
Echinus quinqueangulosus de Blainville, 1825
Echinus subangulosus de Blainville, 1826

Vernacular name
Common Sea Urchin (English)

Common Sea Urchin (Echinus esculentus)