Peronella lesueuri   (L. Agassiz,  1841) (Sand Dollar)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Echinoidea


Synonym (s)
Echinodiscus lesueuri (L. Agassiz, 1841)
Echinodiscus meijerei Lambert & Thiery, 1914
(Subjective junior synonym)
Laganum elongatum L. Agassiz, 1841
(Subjective junior synonym)
Laganum lesueuri L. Agassiz, 1841
Michelinia elegans (Michelin, 1859)
(Subjective junior synonym)
Polyaster elegans Michelin, 1859
(Subjective junior synonym)
Rumphia elongata (L. Agassiz, 1841)
(Subjective junior synonym)
Rumphia lesueuri (L. Agassiz, 1841)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Coastal


• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Tuticorin Fishing Harbour INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Threspuram INDIA
• Lakshadweep INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Kumar, RR; Edward, JKP and Jaikumar, M (2010) Macro benthic community structure on Tuticorin coastal waters, Gulf of Mannar,South East Coast of India World Journal of Fish and Marine Sciences IDOSI publications 2(1) 70-77 Available at -
  • James, DB (1989) Echinoderms of Lakshadweep and their zoogeography Marine living resources of the union territory of Lakshadweep: An indicative survey with suggestions for development Bulletin of Central Marine Research Institute CMFRI 43 97-144 Available at -
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