|ECHINODERMATA : ECHINOIDA : Echinidae||STARFISH, SEA URCHINS, ETC.|
Description: A regular urchin with a mixture of very long and very short spines.
Distribution: A northern species occurring in the North Sea and further north on eastern Atlantic coasts.
Distribution Map from BioMar data for Ireland - Google Earth map: download this placemark (not got Google Earth installed?)
Distribution Map from NBN: Grid map (fast) : Interactive map (slow, requires login to view records) : National Biodiversity Network mapping facility, data for UK.
|Picton, B.E. & Morrow, C.C., 2010. [In] Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland |
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