Full name: World Echinoidea Database UPDATED!
Short name: WoRMS Echinoidea
Version: 2014-03-01
Release date: 2014-03-01
Authors/editors: Kroh A. & Mooi R.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Echinodermata - Echinoidea
English name of the group: Sea urchins
Number of species: 1,006
Number of infraspecific taxa: 170
Number of synonyms: 2,013
Number of common names: 207
Total number of names: 3,396
Abstract: This global marine species list is part of the World Register of Marine Species database, which aims to provide the most authoritative list of names of all marine species globally. Data have been contributed to the Catalogue of Life via the WoRMS, hosted by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ).
Organization: Naturhistorische Museum Wien, Austria; California Academy of Sciences, Department of Invertebrate Zoology & Geology, San Francisco, USA
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org/echinoidea