Species under Brissopsis
n= 10
Species name Common name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Brissopsis alta
Mortensen, 1907
Western Central Atlantic
Brissopsis atlantica
Mortensen, 1907
Western Atlantic and the Mediterranean
Brissopsis elongata
Mortensen, 1907
Western Central Atlantic
Brissopsis luzonica
(Gray, 1851)
Western Pacific
Brissopsis lyrifera
unspecified
Northeast Atlantic and the Mediterranean
Brissopsis mediterranea
unspecified
Western Atlantic
Brissopsis odhami
Alcock, 1893
Western Central Pacific
Brissopsis pacifica
(Agassiz, 1898)
Pacific heart urchin Eastern Pacific
Brissopsis similis
Mortensen, 1948
Western Central Pacific
Brissopsis zealandiae
Mortensen, 1921
Southwest Pacific
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