NZ Mollusca
Phylum: Echinodermata

Goniocidaris (Aspidocidaris) corona Baker, 1968

Goniocidaris corona
Holotype, collected 7/01/1967, Piercy Island, Cape Brett, NZ (EC.001026) © Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
Goniocidaris corona
Holotype, collected 7/01/1967, Piercy Island, Cape Brett, NZ (EC.001026)
© Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa CC BY-NC-ND
Classification: Echinodermata - Echinozoa - Echinoidea - Cidaroidea - Cidaroida - Cidaridae - Goniocidaris (Aspidocidaris)
Family: CIDARIDAE
Size/Grows to: 20mm
Distribution: From 5-130 metres [A.C.F.M.]
Notes: Endemic
Some known Localities
  • Off Motukokako (Piercy) Island, 14 metres, Cape Brett, Bay of Islands, Northland, NZ, (holotype)
  • Off Henry Island, Whangaruru, Northland, NZ
  • Danger Rocks, Mercury Islands, Bay of Plenty, NZ
References:

    Note: Localities are approximate, and represent only some of the known localities for the species.