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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Halodeima) edulis Lesson, 1830 
AphiaID: 210882

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 (Halodeima) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Halodeima) edulis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTrepang Jaeger, 1833
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Halodeima) Pearson, 1914
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHalodeima edulis (Lesson)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Halodeima) signata Ludwig, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Thyone) edulis Lesson, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria albida Bell, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria signata Ludwig, 1875 · accepted, alternate representation
Sources  basis of record Cherbonnier, G. (1979). Holothuries nouvelles ou peu connues de mer Rouge (Echinodermes). Bull. Mus. Natn. Hist. Nat., Paris, 4ieme serie, 1, Section A, no 4: 861-870. (look up in IMIS[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]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus prolixus Humes, 1980 (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus sewelli Humes, 1975 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus subtilis (Humes & Cressey, 1961) [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus prolixus Humes, 1980 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus sewelli Humes, 1975 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus idoneus (Humes & Cressey, 1961) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus subtilis (Humes & Cressey, 1961) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (2 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Ostasiatische Meere (Selenka, 1867); 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); India (Sastry, 1996).
General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-20 m.(Rowe & Gates, 1995); widespread in the tropical Indo-Pacific (Conand, 1998).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Habitat: shallow water; inner and outer flats of coastal reefs, back reefs or shallow coastal lagoons, barrier reefs, sandy-muddy ground with rubble or coral patches and in seagrass beds (Conand, 1998). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Holotype in Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France). Type locality: Mollucas (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Trepang Jaeger is regarded as H. (Halodeima) even suppression proposed in Rowe (1969).
Type specie of the genus Trepang Jaeger, 1833, now a synonym of Holothuria (Halodeima) Pearson, 1914 (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210882
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 11:53:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-07-03 13:16:59Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2010-10-06 06:59:29Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
2010-10-06 09:23:00Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Holothuria (Halodeima) edulis Lesson, 1830. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210882 on 2014-12-20
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