WoRMS taxon details

Holothuria (Metriatyla) martensii Semper, 1868

210812  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210812)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Semper, C. (1868). Reisen im Archipel der Philippinen. Zweiter Theil. Wissenschaftliche Resultate. Erster Band. Holothurien. Hefte iv. and v: Unpaginated. [details]   
Description Also distributed in Amboina, Celebes and Banda (Pearson, 1910); SE Arabia, Maldive area, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north...  
Description Also distributed in Amboina, Celebes and Banda (Pearson, 1910); SE Arabia, Maldive area, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, continental shelf, detritus feeder, deposit feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-100 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
WoRMS (2018). Holothuria (Metriatyla) martensii Semper, 1868. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210812 on 2018-10-22
Date
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1997-02-22 11:53:36Z
created
2000-09-22 07:17:05Z
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Garcia, Maria
2007-07-03 13:16:59Z
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2010-10-06 09:23:00Z
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original description Semper, C. (1868). Reisen im Archipel der Philippinen. Zweiter Theil. Wissenschaftliche Resultate. Erster Band. Holothurien. Hefte iv. and v: Unpaginated. [details]   

original description  (ofHolothuria subverta Clark, 1921) Clark, H. L. (1921). The echinoderm fauna of Torres Strait: its composition and its origin. <em>Department of Marine Biology of the Carnegie Institute.</em> 10: vi + 223, 38 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/50672#page/13/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofHolothuria bowensis Ludwig, 1875) Ludwig, H.L. (1875). Beitrage zur Kenntniss der Holothurien. Arbeiten aus dem zoolog. zootom. Institut in Würzburg 2 (2): 77-120, pl. 6-7. [details]   

original description  (ofHolothuria Martensii Semper, 1868) Semper, C. (1868). Reisen im Archipel der Philippinen. Zweiter Theil. Wissenschaftliche Resultate. Erster Band. Holothurien. Hefte iv. and v: Unpaginated. [details]   

basis of record Cherbonnier, G. (1988). Echinodermes: Holothurides. Faune de Madagascar 70: 1-292. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Also distributed in Amboina, Celebes and Banda (Pearson, 1910); SE Arabia, Maldive area, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, continental shelf, detritus feeder, deposit feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-100 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Holotype (probable) Museum für Naturkunde an der Universität Humbolt zu Berlin, Berlin (Germany). Type locality: Amboina, Indonesia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Rowe (1969) places H. subverta as a synonym.
H. martensii in Pearson, 1910. [details]