WoRMS taxon details

Pentacta doliolum (Pallas, 1766)

210677  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210677)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofActinia doliolum Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P.S. (1766) Miscellanea zoologica. Quibus novae imprimis atque obscurae animalium species describuntur et observationibus iconibusque illustrantur. Petrum van Cleef. Hagí Comitum., xii + 224 pp.;14 pls., available online at https://archive.org/details/pspallasmedicina00pall [details]   
Description Description: tube feet restricted to the ventral ambulacra but scattered dorsallly, bogy wall ossicles comprising...  
Description Description: tube feet restricted to the ventral ambulacra but scattered dorsallly, bogy wall ossicles comprising multi-locular knobbed plates and shallow rugose 'baskets' with a basic quadri-locular design and 10 tentacles of more or less equal size (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Habitat: Sand, shell, rock, ?limestone, Phyllochaetopterus. Cryptofaunic or in rock crevices, from lower balanoid zone to 52 m (Thandar, 1991.
Also distributed in Ceylon (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]
WoRMS (2018). Pentacta doliolum (Pallas, 1766). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210677 on 2018-05-25
Date
action
by
1997-10-07 09:04:06Z
created
2000-09-29 10:30:23Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:30:08Z
checked

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original description  (ofCucumaria discolor Théel, 1886) Théel, H. (1886). Report on the Holothurioidea dredged by H.M.S. 'Challenger' during the years 1873-76. Chall. Rep. Zool. No. xxxix: 290 pp. [details]   

original description  (ofActinia doliolum Pallas, 1766) Pallas, P.S. (1766) Miscellanea zoologica. Quibus novae imprimis atque obscurae animalium species describuntur et observationibus iconibusque illustrantur. Petrum van Cleef. Hagí Comitum., xii + 224 pp.;14 pls., available online at https://archive.org/details/pspallasmedicina00pall [details]   

basis of record Thandar, A.S. (1991). The Cucumariid holothurians of southern Africa with the erection of a new genus. S. Afr. J. Zool. 26(3): 115 - 139. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofCucumaria discolor Théel, 1886) Britten, M. (1910). Echinodermata. Holothuroidea. Pp 239-243 in Schultze, Zoologische und anthropologische Ergehbnisse einer Forschungsreise im westlichen und zentralen Südafrika. Gustav Fisher, Jena. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Description Description: tube feet restricted to the ventral ambulacra but scattered dorsallly, bogy wall ossicles comprising multi-locular knobbed plates and shallow rugose 'baskets' with a basic quadri-locular design and 10 tentacles of more or less equal size (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Habitat: Sand, shell, rock, ?limestone, Phyllochaetopterus. Cryptofaunic or in rock crevices, from lower balanoid zone to 52 m (Thandar, 1991.
Also distributed in Ceylon (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]