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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Mertensiothuria) arenacava Samyn, Massin & Muthiga, 2001 
AphiaID: 210858

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 (Mertensiothuria) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Mertensiothuria) Deichmann, 1958
Sources  original description Samyn, Y., C. Massin & N.A. Muthiga (2001). A new species of Holothuria (Aspidochirotida, Holothuriidae) from Kenya. Annls Mus. R. Afr. Centr. (Zool) 285: 101-110. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Mombasa, Kenya [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210858
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2001-10-11 14:31:52Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-10-06 06:59:29Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Holothuria (Mertensiothuria) arenacava Samyn, Massin & Muthiga, 2001. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210858 on 2014-08-21
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