Fibularia ovulum   Lamarck,  1816 (Sand Dollar)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Echinoidea


Synonym (s)
Echinocyamus craniolaris (Gray, 1872)
(Subjective junior synonym)
Echinocyamus ovulum (Lamarck, 1816)
Fibularia craniolaris Gray, 1872
(Subjective junior synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Benthic


• Bay of Bengal INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, North Reef Island INDIA
• Lakshadweep INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Tikadar, BK; Daniel, A and Subbarao, NV (1986) Sea shore animals of Andaman and Nicobar Islands The Director, ZSI, Kolkatta 188 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Rich, M (1989) Living and Fossil Genera of the Clypeasteroida (Echinoidea:Echinodermata): An Illustrated Key and Annotataed Checklist Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C. 488 18629 Available at - NIO, RC Kochi
  • Sealifebase Available at -
  • Rao, GC; Rao, DV and Devi, K (1994) A faunal exploration of the North Reef Island sanctuary, North Andaman Journal of the Andaman Science Association Andaman Science Association, Port Blair 10(1&2) 68-81 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • 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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