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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBohadschia similis (Semper, 1868) 
AphiaID: 210761

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 editorBohadschia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBohadschia similis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBohadschia vitiensis (Semper, 1868)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBohadschia Jaeger, 1833
Source  basis of record Clark, A.M. and F.W.E. Rowe. (1971). Monograph of Shallow-water Indo-West Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History): London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (6 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Philippine and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971).
Habitat: very shallow waters; coastal lagoons or inner reef flats, generally burrowing in sandy-muddy bottoms (Conand, 1998).
Distribution: widespread in the tropical Pacific, excluding Hawaii; reported from the Mascarene Islands, but not from elsewhere in the Indian Ocean (Conand, 1998). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210761
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-04 05:05:35Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
2000-09-29 10:30:23Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2012-09-15 15:50:02Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Bohadschia similis (Semper, 1868). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210761 on 2014-12-19
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