WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga miliaris (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)

208949 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208949)
accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria miliaris Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) Quoy, J.R.C.; Gaimard, J.P. (1834–1835). Voyage de découvertes de l’Astrolabe exécuté par ordre du Roi, pendant les années 1826–1827–1828–1829, sur le commandement de M. J. Dumont d’Urville. J. Tastu, Paris. Zoologie, Mollusques. 3: 1-366 (1834), 367–954 (1835), atlas 107 pls. [details]   
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Appearance in life: mid brown surface with...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Appearance in life: mid brown surface with crached appearance like dried mud, sole white sharply demarcated from brown dorsal surface (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958) and Rowe & Gates (1995); Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971).; India (Sastry, 1996).
General distribution: Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958); tropical Inso-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-20 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Habitat: shallow waters; reef flats of fringing and lagoon-islet reefs, seagrass veds and rubble reef flats (Conand, 1998). [details]
Paulay, G. (2017). Actinopyga miliaris (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208949 on 2017-11-21

Date
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1997-02-22 11:53:36Z
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2000-09-29 10:30:23Z
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Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:30:08Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria miliaris Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) Quoy, J.R.C.; Gaimard, J.P. (1834–1835). Voyage de découvertes de l’Astrolabe exécuté par ordre du Roi, pendant les années 1826–1827–1828–1829, sur le commandement de M. J. Dumont d’Urville. J. Tastu, Paris. Zoologie, Mollusques. 3: 1-366 (1834), 367–954 (1835), atlas 107 pls. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga polymorpha Saville-Kent, 1890) Saville-Kent, W., 1890. Bêche-de-mer and pearl-shell fisheries of northern Queensland. Queensland Government Publisher, Brisbane. 8 pps. 2 pls. [details]   

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga miliaris var. zamboanganensis Domantay, 1953) Cherbonnier, G. & J.P. Féral (1984). Les Holothuries de Nouvelle-Calédonie. Deuxième contribution (Première partie: Synallactidae et Holothuridae). Bulletin du Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle de Paris, Quatrième série, 6, section A (3): 659-700. [details]   

basis of record Pearson, J. (1914). Notes on the Holothurioidea of the Indian Ocean. II. The sub-genera Argiodia and Actinopyga. Spolia Zeylan. 9 (35): 173-190. [details]   

additional source Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. Abhandl. d. Senckenb. naturf. Ges., Bonn, Vol. 21(1): 537 - 563. (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 Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria miliaris Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) Massin, C. (1999). Reef-dwelling Holothuroidea (Echinodermata) of the Spermonde Archipelago (South-West Sulawesi, Indonesia). Zoologische Verhandelingen 329, Leiden. 144 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria miliaris Quoy & Gaimard, 1834) Massin, C. (1999). Reef-dwelling Holothuroidea (Echinodermata) of the Spermonde Archipelago (South-West Sulawesi, Indonesia). Zoologische Verhandelingen 329, Leiden. 144 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuelleria miliaris (Quoy & Gaimard)) Pearson, J. (1914). Notes on the Holothurioidea of the Indian Ocean. II. The sub-genera Argiodia and Actinopyga. Spolia Zeylan. 9 (35): 173-190. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Appearance in life: mid brown surface with crached appearance like dried mud, sole white sharply demarcated from brown dorsal surface (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Australia in Kalk (1958) and Rowe & Gates (1995); Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971).; India (Sastry, 1996).
General distribution: Tropical Indo-Pacific in Kalk (1958); tropical Inso-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-20 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Habitat: shallow waters; reef flats of fringing and lagoon-islet reefs, seagrass veds and rubble reef flats (Conand, 1998). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France) (lost). Type locality: Vanikoro Is. (Santa Cruz Ils.) (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Actinopygia in Kalk (1958). [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalypsarion leprum Humes & Ho, 1969 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus calcaratus Humes, 1975 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus calcaratus Humes, 1975 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus campanulipes (Humes & Cressey, 1961) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
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Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorチリメンナマコ  [details]