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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria Ludwig, 1894 
AphiaID: 123465

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 editorAspidochirotida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuriidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) multipes Ludwig, 1893 (type by monotypy)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuriidae Smirnov, 2012
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuriidae Smirnov, 2012
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllantis Hérouard, 1902 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplasiothuria Heding, 1942
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesites Ludwig, 1893
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPenichrothuria Heding, 1942
Sources  original description Ludwig, H. (1894). Reports on an exploration off the west coasts of Mexico, Central and South America, and off the Galapagos Islands, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, by the U. S. Fish Commission Steamer Albatross, during 1891, Lieut. Commander Z. L. Tanner, U. S. N., commanding, xii. The Holothurioidea. Mem. Mus. Harvard xvii(No. 3): 183 pp. [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) intestinalis (Ascanius, 1805) Östergren, 1896
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) oktaknemoides Heding, 1940
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) regularia Heding, 1940
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) candelabri Hérouard, 1923 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria candelabri Hérouard, 1923 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) cathedralis Heding, 1940 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria cathedralis Heding, 1940 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) gargantua Deichmann, 1930 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria gargantua Deichmann, 1930 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) multipora Clark, 1920 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria multipora Clark, 1920 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) oktaknemus Sluiter, 1901 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria oktaknemus Sluiter, 1901 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Diplasiothuria)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Diplasiothuria) roulei (Koehler, 1896)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Diplasiothuria) carnosa Fisher, 1907 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria carnosa Fisher, 1907 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) magellani Ludwig, 1883
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) maroccana Perrier R., 1898
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) multipes Ludwig, 1893
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) parva (Théel, 1886)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) abbreviata Koehler & Vaney, 1905 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria abbreviata Koehler & Vaney, 1905 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) bifurcata Hérouard, 1901 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria bifurcata Hérouard, 1901 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) crebrapedes Cherbonnier & Féral, 1981 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria crebrapedes Cherbonnier & Féral, 1981 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) holothurioides Sluiter, 1901 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria holothurioides Sluiter, 1901 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) incerta Koehler & Vaney, 1905 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria incerta Koehler & Vaney, 1905 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) media Ohshima, 1915 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria media Ohshima, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria abbreviata Koehler & Vaney, 1905 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) megapoda Clark, 1920 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria megapoda Clark, 1920 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) murrayi Théel, 1886 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria murrayi Théel, 1886 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) rugosa Hérouard, 1912 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria rugosa Hérouard, 1912 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Monothuria)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Monothuria) marginata Sluiter, 1901 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria marginata Sluiter, 1901 (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Penichrothuria)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Penichrothuria) cathedralis Heding, 1940
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Penichrothuria) verrilli (Théel, 1886)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Penichrothuria) norfolkensis Rowe, 1989 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria sufflava Cherbonnier & Féral, 1984
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Zygothuria)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Zygothuria) connectens (R. Perrier, 1898)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Zygothuria) lactea (Théel, 1886)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Zygothuria) thomsoni (Théel, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria abbreviata Koehler & Vaney, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria bifurcata Hérouard, 1901
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria candelabra Hérouard, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria candelabri Hérouard, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria carnosa Fisher, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria cathedralis Heding, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria crebrapedes Cherbonnier & Féral, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria edwardensis Massin, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria gargantua Deichmann, 1930
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria holothurioides Sluiter, 1901
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria incerta Koehler & Vaney, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria marginata Sluiter, 1901
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria maroccana Perrier R., 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria megapoda Clark, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria milleri Gebruk & Solis-Marin in Gebruk, Solis-Marin, Billett, Rogacheva & Tyler, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria multipora Clark, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria murrayi Théel, 1886
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria oktaknemus Sluiter, 1901
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria rugosa Hérouard, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria squamosa Koehler & Vaney, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria sufflava Cherbonnier & Féral, 1984

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria deani Mitsukuri, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) parva (Théel, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria expectans Perrier R., 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParoriza prouhoi Hérouard, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria hokutenica Imaoka, 1990 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria deani Mitsukuri, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) parva (Théel, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria media Ohshima, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria abbreviata Koehler & Vaney, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria triradiata Heding, 1942 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Allantis) intestinalis (Ascanius, 1805) Östergren, 1896
Environment marine
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Mesothuria multipes Ludwig, 1893 by monotypy in Thandar, 1992), by original designation according to Rowe & Gates (1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123465
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2013-06-10 05:18:23Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Mesothuria Ludwig, 1894. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123465 on 2014-08-20
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