Echinometra mathaei (Blainville, 1825)

Saravanan, Raju and Johnson, B and Edward, Loveson (2017) Echinometra mathaei (Blainville, 1825). In: Prioritized Species for Mariculture in India. ICAR - Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute, Kochi, pp. 227-231. ISBN 978-93-82263-14-2

Echinometra mathaei.pdf

Download (501kB) | Preview
Official URL:
Related URLs:


    The colour of the rock boring sea urchin is variable with the spines coloured purple or green with purple tips and the base coloured grey-green. It is characterized by a pale ring at the base of each spine. It shows commensalism with the shrimp Athanas areteformi.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: Aquaculture > Mariculture
    Marine Ecosystems > Coral Reefs
    Divisions: CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Subject Area > CMFRI > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Subject Area > CMFRI-Kochi > Mariculture Division
    Depositing User: Mr. Prashanth P K
    Date Deposited: 03 Mar 2021 06:06
    Last Modified: 03 Mar 2021 06:06

    Actions (login required)

    View Item View Item