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Massin, C. (1996). The Holothurians of Easter Island, Bull. KBIN, Brussels, Vol. 66: 151-178
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The holothurians collected during the "DIS RAPA NUI 270 Expeditions (27/11/1993 to 25/12/1993) at Easter Island are described together with all the species already mentioned from the Island. Nine species are known. Distribution, variability and endemism of these species are discussed.
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Aldabra for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyplectana kefersteinii (Selenka, 1867) 
Chagos for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuapta godeffroyi (Semper, 1868) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Microthele) nobilis (Selenka, 1867) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycheira rufescens (Brandt, 1835) 
Comores for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus monotuberculatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Microthele) nobilis (Selenka, 1867) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Semperothuria) cinerascens (Brandt, 1835) 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Stauropora) hawaiiensis Fisher, 1907 
Madagascar for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus monotuberculatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) 
Mascarene Basin for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuapta godeffroyi (Semper, 1868) 
Mascarene Basin for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868 
Mascarene Basin for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus monotuberculatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) 
Mauritius for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Microthele) nobilis (Selenka, 1867) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868 
Red Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuapta godeffroyi (Semper, 1868) 
Red Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Microthele) nobilis (Selenka, 1867) 
Red Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868 
Red Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Semperothuria) cinerascens (Brandt, 1835) 
Red Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyplectana kefersteinii (Selenka, 1867) 
Red Sea for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus monotuberculatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) 
Seychelles for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuapta godeffroyi (Semper, 1868) 
Seychelles for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Microthele) nobilis (Selenka, 1867) 
Seychelles for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868 
Seychelles for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycheira rufescens (Brandt, 1835) 
South Africa (country) for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChiridota rigida Semper, 1867 
South Africa (country) for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuapta godeffroyi (Semper, 1868) 
South Africa (country) for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Microthele) nobilis (Selenka, 1867) 
South Africa (country) for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycheira rufescens (Brandt, 1835) 
Tanzania for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Microthele) nobilis (Selenka, 1867) 
Tanzania for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolycheira rufescens (Brandt, 1835) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Only known from Hawaii before the record by Cherbonnier (1979). Distrubution: Madagascar, Tasman Sea, Great ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Distribution

Also distributed in Bonin-Inseln (Selenka, 1867) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Distribution

Widespread in the tropical Indo-Pacific (Conand, 1998). Habitat: outer barrier reefs and passes, shallow seagrass ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Holotype

?Holotype Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France). Type locality: Port Louis, Mauritius (Rowe & ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Remark

In Subgenus (Microthele) Brandt, 1835. Holotype Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France). Type ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Remark

In Subgenus (Theelothuria) Deichmann, 1958. Syntypes Natural History Museum, London (England) 1884.3.8.29 (1 ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Remark

In Subgenus: (Gymnochirota). Subgeneric name suppressed in Rowe, 1969. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Remark

In Subgenus: (Lessonothuria) Deichmann, 1958 in Cherbonnier (1988); places in Subgenus (Stauropoda) Rowe, 1969 in ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor synonymy

original combination [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor synonymy

Regarded as a subgenus (Microthele) Brandt, 1835 [details]