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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga echinites (Jaeger, 1833) 
AphiaID: 208947

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 editorHolothuriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga Bronn, 1860
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga caroliniana Tan Tiu, 1981
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga plebeja (Selenka, 1867)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Holothuria) echinites Jaeger, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuelleria echinites Jaeger, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuelleria plebeja Selenka, 1867
Sources  basis of record Tortonese, E. (1980). Researches on the coast of Somalia. Littoral Echinodermata. Monitore zoologico italiano NS Supplemento XIII 5: 99-139. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga echinites crassa Panning, 1944 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga crassa Panning, 1944
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorChagos [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Republic of Mauritius
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMauritius [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChauliolobion bulbosum Humes, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalypsarion leprum Humes & Ho, 1969 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLecanurius intestinalis Kossmann, 1877 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLecanurius kossmannianus Humes, 1968 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLecanurius planifrontalis Humes, 1980 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus calcaratus Humes, 1975 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus sewelli Humes, 1975 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus campanulipes (Humes & Cressey, 1961) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus idoneus (Humes & Cressey, 1961) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus subtilis (Humes & Cressey, 1961) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPreherrmannella campanulipes Humes & Cressey, 1961 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPreherrmannella idonea Humes & Cressey, 1961 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (22 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (12 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription General distribution: from East Africa to Polynesia (Tortonese, 1980); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range reef flat to 5 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat shallow waters, reef flats or frinding and lagoon-islet reefs, seagrass beds, rubble reef flats and compact flats (Conand, 1998) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Sulawesi (as Celebes), Indonesia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType specimen Type status and whereabouts undetermined.  [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208947
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 11:53:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 10:30:23Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:30:08Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Actinopyga echinites (Jaeger, 1833). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208947 on 2014-08-20
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