Echinocrepis rostrata

Author: Mironov, 1973


General: Color variations include purple, tan/yellow, white.

Size: to at least 11.2 cm length.

Geographic Information

Habitat description: Benthic, soft sediment.

Ocean range (global): North Pacific.

Additional Information


Encyclopedia of Life

Tree of Life

World Register of Marine Species

National Center for Biotechnology Information

Lauerman, L.M.L., R.S. Kaufmann, and K.L. Smith Jr. (1996). Distribution and abundance of epibenthic megafauna at a long time-series station in the abyssal northeast Pacific. Deep Sea Research 1, 43: 1075-1103 (as Echinocrepis sp.)

Maluf, L.Y. (1988). Composition and distribution of the Central Eastern Pacific echinoderms. Technical Reports, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, 2:242.

Vardaro, M.F. (2010). Genetic and anatomic relationships among three morphotypes of the echinoid Echinocrepis rostrata. Invertebrate Biology, 129: 368-375.

Citation: Echinocrepis rostrata (Mironov, 1973) Deep-Sea Guide (DSG) at http://dsg/ Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI). Consulted on 2019-12-13.
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