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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) samoana Ludwig, 1875 
AphiaID: 210849

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 editorHolothuria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) samoana (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Platyperona) Rowe, 1969
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria samoana Ludwig, 1875 · accepted, alternate representation
Sources  original description 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]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder. General distribution: tropical, southwest Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-25 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In Subgenus (Platyperona) Rowe, 1969. Holotype Zoologisches Museum für Hamburg, Hamburg (Germany) No. E.2624. Type locality: Samoa (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210849
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-21 11:31:59Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2000-09-22 07:17:05Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-07-03 13:16:59Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2010-10-06 09:23:00Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
2013-06-14 08:25:30Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Holothuria (Platyperona) samoana Ludwig, 1875. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210849 on 2014-12-18
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