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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)
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
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 2014-07-29
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