WoRMS taxon details

Holothuria (Metriatyla) scabra Jaeger, 1833

210813  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210813)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Description Colour in life: brown with small white spots dorsally, or a few pale blotches, sides becoming pale and sole milky white.  
Description Colour in life: brown with small white spots dorsally, or a few pale blotches, sides becoming pale and sole milky white.
Often with commensal portunid Lissocarcinus orbicularis varying from brown carapuce to large brown reticulation on white back-ground, usually 2-4 individuals; also usually with commensal polynoid Gastrolepidia clavigera SCHMARDA (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Celebes (Selenka, 1867); Philippines and Fiji (Pearson, 1910), India (Sastry, 1996); SE Arabia, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-10 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); widespread in the tropical Indo-Pacific (Conand, 1998).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
WoRMS (2019). Holothuria (Metriatyla) scabra Jaeger, 1833. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210813 on 2019-01-17
Date
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1997-02-22 11:53:36Z
created
2000-09-28 07:24:50Z
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Garcia, Maria
2007-07-03 13:16:59Z
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2010-10-08 06:02:59Z
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original description  (ofHolothuria (Microthele) tigris Brandt, 1835) Brandt, J. F. (1835). Echinodermata ordo Holothurina. <em>In: Prodromus Descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in Orbis Terrarum Circumnavigatione Observatorum. Fasc. I: 75 pps. Petropoli.</em> pp. 42-62., available online at https://books.google.co.jp/books?id=9-KK6BsniXcC&printsec=frontcover&dq=Prodromus+descriptionis+animalium&hl=ja&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwizw_SfnKHVAhVIwbwKHafKCwYQ6AEILTAB#v=onepage&q=Prodromus%20descriptionis%20animalium&f=false [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofHolothuria (Metriatyla) fuligina Cherbonnier, 1988) Cherbonnier, G. (1988). Echinodermes: Holothurides. Faune de Madagascar 70: 1-292. (look up in IMIS[details]   

original description  (ofHolothuria saecularis Bell, 1887) Bell, F. J. (1887). Studies in the Holothuroidea. vi. Description of New Species. Proc. Zool. Soc.: pp. 531-534. [details]   

original description  (ofHolothuria gallensis Pearson, 1903) Pearson, J. (1903). Report on the Holothurioidea collected by Professor Herdman, at Ceylon, in 1902. Rep. on Ceylon Pearl Oyster Fisheries Pt. I: pp. 181-208. [details]   

original description  (ofHolothuria albida Savigny in Selenka, 1867) Selenka, E. (1867). Beitrage zur Anatomie und Systematik der Holothurien. Der Philosophischen Facultat zu Gottingen in December 1866, als Dissertation vorgelegt. pp. 291-374., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45007590#page/321/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofHolothuria (Holothuria) scabra Jaeger, 1833) Jaeger, G.F. (1833). De Holothuriis. <em>Gessnerianis, Turici.</em> 40 pp., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40279 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Wai, T. C., Ng, W. C., Leung, K. M. Y. & Williams, G. A. (2011). Stock and ecological status of echinoderms in Hong Kong: evaluation of effectiveness of marine protected areas using sea urchins as model organism. Final report. Submitted to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   

basis of record Tortonese, E. (1980). Researches on the coast of Somalia. Littoral Echinodermata. Monitore zoologico italiano NS Supplemento XIII 5: 99-139. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Colour in life: brown with small white spots dorsally, or a few pale blotches, sides becoming pale and sole milky white.
Often with commensal portunid Lissocarcinus orbicularis varying from brown carapuce to large brown reticulation on white back-ground, usually 2-4 individuals; also usually with commensal polynoid Gastrolepidia clavigera SCHMARDA (Humphreys, 1981).
Also distributed in Celebes (Selenka, 1867); Philippines and Fiji (Pearson, 1910), India (Sastry, 1996); SE Arabia, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-10 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); widespread in the tropical Indo-Pacific (Conand, 1998).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Type species of the Subgenus: (Metriatyla) Rowe, 1969. Type data: status and whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: Sulawesi (as Celebes), Indonesia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 

LanguageName 
Japanese ハネジナマコ  [details]
Swahili (individual language) mchanga  [details]