species: Tripneustes gratilla in Lizard Island Field Guide (Lizard Island Field Guide)
Tripneustes gratilla

©Lyle Vail and Anne Hoggett: Tripneustes gratilla at Turtle Beach in 2008

©Lyle Vail: Tripneustes gratilla at Lizard Island, test 100 mm diameter, covered with debris

©Barbara Banks: Tripneustes gratilla at Lizard island
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Echinodermata
Class Echinoidea
Order Camarodonta
Family Toxopneustidae
Genus Tripneustes
Species Tripneustes gratilla



Distinguishing features


  • Size data has not been obtained.

Depth range

  • Depth range data is not yet available.



©Atlas of Living Australia: Australian distribution

Web resources


References that assist with identification

  • Clark, A.M. and F.W.E. Rowe (1971). Monograph of shallow-water Indo-west Pacific echinoderms British Museum (Natural History), London.