Abatus elongatus

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Abatus elongatus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Echinodermata
Class: Echinoidea
Order: Spatangoida
Family: Schizasteridae
Genus: Abatus
Species: A. elongatus
Binomial name
Abatus elongatus
(Koehler, 1836)

Abatus elongatus is a species of sea urchin of the family Schizasteridae. Their armour is covered with spines. It came from the genus Abatus and lives in the sea. Abatus elongatus was first scientifically described in 1836 by Koehler.[1]

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  1. ^ Kroh, A. (2010). Abatus elongatus (Koehler, 1908). In: Kroh, A. & Mooi, R. (2010) World Echinoidea Database. Gebaseerd op informatie uit het World Register of Marine Species, at the World Register of Marine Species.