WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpheodesoma spectabilis Fisher, 1907

210712 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210712)
accepted
Species

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOpheodesoma spectabilis var. puerto-galerae Domantay, 1933 (nomen dubium, Opheodesoma unidentified)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fisher, W. K. (1907). The Holothurians of the Hawaiian Islands. Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Inst, U. S. Nation. Mus., Proc. 32: (637-744). [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Hawaiian Exclusive Economic Zone  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in Hawaiian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNote Hawaii.
Type specie of the genus Opheodesoma...  
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Hawaii.
Type specie of the genus Opheodesoma Fisher, 1907 (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: deep brown above becoming...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: deep brown above becoming greyish below, in contracted state becomes red-brown (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Philippines, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Hawaii.
Type specie of the genus Opheodesoma...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Hawaii.
Type specie of the genus Opheodesoma Fisher, 1907 (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Paulay, G. (2010). Opheodesoma spectabilis Fisher, 1907. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210712 on 2017-11-24

Date
action
by
1997-11-12 21:36:03Z
created
2000-09-22 07:17:05Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:03:44Z
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original description Fisher, W. K. (1907). The Holothurians of the Hawaiian Islands. Washington, D.C., Smithsonian Inst, U. S. Nation. Mus., Proc. 32: (637-744). [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Humphreys, W.F. (1981). The echinoderms of Kenya's marine parks and adjacent regions. Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Africa (Tervuren, Belgium) Zoologische Documentatie 19. 39 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Colour in life: deep brown above becoming greyish below, in contracted state becomes red-brown (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Philippines, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Hawaii.
Type specie of the genus Opheodesoma Fisher, 1907 (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 

Host of
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellicola holothuriae (Ummerkutty, 1962) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)