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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadiidae Müller, 1850 
AphiaID: 123196

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadida (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadida
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochostomidae Östergren, 1907 (synonym)
Sources  original description Müller, J., 1850. Anatomische Studien über die Echinodermen. Archiv für Anatomie, Physiologie und Wissenschaftliche Medicin 1850: 129-155. [details]

identification resource Pawson, D.L.; Vance, D.J.; Ahearn, C. (2001). Western Atlantic sea cucumbers of the Order Molpadiida (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea). Bulletin of the Biological Society of Washington 10: 311-327 (look up in IMIS[details]

identification resource Mortensen, Th. (1977). Handbook of the echinoderms of the British Isles. Reprinted ed. W. Backhuys: Rotterdam, The Netherlands. ISBN 90-6279-004-6. ix, 471 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

identification resource Mortensen, Th. (1927). Handbook of the echinoderms of the British Isles. Humphrey Milford/Oxford University Press: London. IX, 471 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

identification resource Pawson, D.L. (1977) Molpadiid sea cucumbers (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) of the Southern Atlantic, Pacific, and Indian Oceans. Antarctic Research Series Volume 26, Biology of Antarctic Seas 6, 97–123 [details]

identification resource Pawson, D. L. & Vance, D. J. 2007. Heteromolpadia joyceae, a new species of sea cucumber from New Zealand, with a key to the New Zealand Molpadiidae (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea: Molpadiida). Zootaxa. 1608: 35-39. [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCherbonniera Sibuet, 1974
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromolpadia Pawson, 1963
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnkyroderma Ludwig, 1890, non Danielssen & Koren, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnkyroderma Danielssen & Koren, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmbolus Selenka, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumolpadia Heding, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplodactyla Grube, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamolpadia Heding, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrochostoma Heding, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomolpadia Heding, 1931 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochostoma Danielssen & Koren, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817
Environment marine
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Does not occur in the Western Indian Ocean (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123196
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2013-06-07 05:45:42Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Molpadiidae Müller, 1850. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123196 on 2014-10-20
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