WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga Bronn, 1860

205662  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205662)

accepted
Genus
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga agassizii (Selenka, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga albonigra Cherbonnier & Féral, 1984
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga bacilla Cherbonnier, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga bannwarthi Panning, 1944
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga caerulea Samyn, VandenSpiegel & Massin, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga capillata Rowe & Massin, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga crassa Panning, 1944
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga echinites (Jaeger, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga flammea Cherbonnier, 1979
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga fusca Cherbonnier, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga lecanora (Jaeger, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga miliaris (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga obesa (Selenka, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga palauensis Panning, 1944
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga serratidens Pearson, 1903
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga spinea Cherbonnier, 1980
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga varians (Selenka, 1867)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga bedfordi Deichmann, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga caroliniana Tan Tiu, 1981 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga echinites (Jaeger, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga formosa (Selenka, 1867) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThelenota ananas (Jaeger, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga parvula Clark, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) difficilis Semper, 1868 (Not an available name; Clark uses Actinopyga parvula (Selenka) = Holothuria parvula, but the specimen discussed represents H. difficilis)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga plebeja (Selenka, 1867) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga echinites (Jaeger, 1833)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga polymorpha Saville-Kent, 1890 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga miliaris (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Bronn, H.G., 1860 Die Klassen und Ordnungen der Strahlenthiere (Actinozoa): wissenschaftlich dargestellt in Wort und Bild, Leipzig und Heidelberg: C.F. Winter’sche Verlagshandlung [details]   
Paulay, G. (2017). Actinopyga Bronn, 1860. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205662 on 2017-12-11

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1997-06-07 07:51:36Z
created
2000-09-21 11:31:59Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2006-09-04 10:51:58Z
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Martinez, Olga
2012-11-14 00:49:53Z
checked
2013-06-24 06:04:26Z
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original description Bronn, H.G., 1860 Die Klassen und Ordnungen der Strahlenthiere (Actinozoa): wissenschaftlich dargestellt in Wort und Bild, Leipzig und Heidelberg: C.F. Winter’sche Verlagshandlung [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorJaegeria Bell, 1887) Bell, F. J. (1887). Studies in the Holothuroidea. vi. Description of New Species. Proc. Zool. Soc.: pp. 531-534. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMülleria Jaeger, 1833) Jaeger, G.F. (1833). De Holothuriis. Turici. 40 pp. [details]   

basis of record Cherbonnier, G. (1988). Echinodermes: Holothurides. Faune de Madagascar 70: 1-292. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Samyn, Y.; Vandenspiegel, D.; Massin, C. (2006). A new Indo-West Pacific species of Actinopyga (Holothuroidea: Aspidochirotida: Holothuriidae). Zootaxa. 1138: 53-68., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.1138.1.3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMülleria Jaeger, 1833) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMülleria Jaeger, 1833) Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiagnosis Life size from moderate to very large (400 mm) in length; body stout with thick and firm body wall, covered by prominent ambulatory tube feet ventrally and, numerous, modified, elongate tube feet (= “papillae”) dorsally; mouth ventral, surrounded by 15–30 large, peltate tentacles; calcareous ring firm, radial pieces about twice as large as interradial pieces; anus dorsal to terminal, guarded by five, nearly always prominent, heavily calcified terminal tube feet (= “anal teeth”). Ossicles in body wall rosettes and straight to branched, smooth or spiny, rods; tentacles with rods of various sizes and forms, often spiny at extremities; tube feet and papillae with rods and rosettes similar to those of body wall, but often with more complex branched rods; longitudinal and cloacal retractor muscles with rods similar to the simple, smooth ones from the body wall; gonad with rods similar to those of body wall; cloacal wall with spiky rods. Tables, buttons or other ossicle types absent from all tissues. Cuvierian organs present or absent, when present never expelled, non-sticky and composed of three distinct parts: (i) smooth proximal half of trunk, (ii) slightly rugged distal half of trunk, and (iii) highly ragged elongated primary and secondary branches.  [details]
 



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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorクリイロナマコ  [details]