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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Cuvier, 1817 
AphiaID: 123540

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadiidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia holothurioides Cuvier, 1817 (type by monotypy)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadiidae Müller, 1850
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadiidae Müller, 1850
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnkyroderma Ludwig, 1890, non Danielssen & Koren, 1879 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnkyroderma Danielssen & Koren, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEmbolus Selenka, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumolpadia Heding, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHaplodactyla Grube, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia Risso, 1826
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamolpadia Heding, 1935
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParatrochostoma Heding, 1935 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudomolpadia Heding, 1931
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrochostoma Danielssen & Koren, 1879
Sources  original description Cuvier, Georges L., 1817. Le règne animal distribué d'après son organisation : pour servir de base a l'histoire naturelle des animaux et d'introduction a l'anatomie comparée. VOLUME 4. Les Zoophytes, les Tables, et les Planches. Deterville, Paris., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/17709  [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia (Paramolpadia) Heding, 1935
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia (Paramolpadia) capensis Heding, 1935 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia capensis Heding, 1935 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia (Paramolpadia) diploa Heding, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia borealis Sars M, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia abyssicola Pawson, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia acutum (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia africana (Ludwig & Heding, 1935)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia agassizii (Théel, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia amorpha Clark, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia andamanensis (Walsh, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia angulata (Hérouard, 1923)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia antarctica (Théel, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia arctica (Marenzeller von, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia arenicola (Stimpson, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia barbouri Deichmann, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia blakei (Théel, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia borealis Sars M, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia brevicaudata (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia capensis Heding, 1935
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia changi Pawson & Liao, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia clarki Ohshima, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia concolor (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia contortum (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia cubana Deichmann, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia diomediae (Mitsukuri, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia discors Pawson, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia dispar (Sluiter, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia dissimilis Clark, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia ecalcarea (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia elongata (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia eltaninae Pawson, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia gephyra Sluiter, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia granulata (Ludwig, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia guangdongensis Pawson & Liao, 1992
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia hirta (Ludwig & Heding, 1935)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia hispida Ludwig & Heding, 1935
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia holothurioides Cuvier, 1817
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia infesta Ohshima, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia inflata (Augustin, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia intermedia (Ludwig, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia jeffreysi
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia lenticulum (Cherbonnier & Féral, 1981)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia liska Pawson, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia loricata (R. Perrier, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia magdae O'Loughlin in O'Loughlin, Stępień, Kuźniak & VandenSpiegel, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia maroccana (Perrier, 1898)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia millardae Thandar, 1999
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia musculus Risso, 1826
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia niasica (Ludwig & Heding, 1935)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia oolitica (Pourtalès, 1851)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia orientalis (Savel'eva, 1933)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia parva (Clark, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia parvicauda (Cherbonnier, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia parvulum (Cherbonnier & Féral, 1981)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia paupera (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia perforata (Sluiter, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia polymorpha (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia roretzi (von Marenzeller, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia roretzii (Marenzeller von, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia scabrum (Sluiter, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia spinosa (Ludwig, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia thomsoni (Danielssen & Koren, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia triforia (Cherbonnier, 1964)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia turgida Verrill, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia undulata (Koehler & Vaney, 1905)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia agassizi (Théel, 1886) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia agassizii (Théel, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia albicans Auctt. accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHedingia albicans (Théel, 1886) Deichmann, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia altimensis Clark, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia scabrum (Sluiter, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia australis Semper, 1868 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaudina australis (Semper, 1868)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia bathybia Clark, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia granulata (Ludwig, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia chilensis Müller, 1850 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacaudina chilensis (Müller, 1850)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia chinensis Chang, 1934 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia roretzii (Marenzeller von, 1877)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia coriacea Hutton, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCaudina coriacea (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia danielsseni Théel, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia musculus Risso, 1826
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia demissa Sluiter, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcaudina demissa (Sluiter, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia dendyi Benham, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeteromolpadia marenzelleri (Théel, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia oolitica Mortensen, 1914 non Pourtalès, 1851 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia borealis Sars M, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia productamensis Clark, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia scabrum (Sluiter, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia violacea Studer, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMolpadia musculus Risso, 1826
Environment marine
Feedingtypes  deposit feeder: subsurface [details]
grazer [details]
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription This more or less cosmopolitan genus is represented in southern Africa by Molpadia millardae, described as new to science in Tandar (1999), and M. capensis Heding, 1935. Two specimens of an indeterminate species in Thandar's collection are also referred to this genus. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Molpadia musculus Risso, 1826 by monotypy (not confirmed) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Molpadia
Molpadia
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123540
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2012-11-16 23:30:55Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
2013-06-10 08:43:23Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Molpadia Cuvier, 1817. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123540 on 2014-08-21
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