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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria insignis Ludwig, 1875 
AphiaID: 210892

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 insignis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Lessonothuria) insignis Ludwig, 1875
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria Linnaeus, 1767
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]

source of synonymy Cherbonnier, G. (1988). Echinodermes: Holothurides. Faune de Madagascar 70: 1-292. (look up in IMIS[details]

source of synonymy Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (13 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (16 publications) 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Also distributed in Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In Subgenus (Lessonothuria) Deichmann, 1958. Syntypes Zoologisches Museum für Hamburg, Hamburg (Germany) E.2573 (2 specimens). Type locality: Bowen, Queensland, Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Treated as a synonym of H. pardalis Selenka, 1867 in Lampert (1896). According to Clark & Rowe (1971), Heding (1934) maintains that there is enough evidence to keep the two separate, but due to differing interpretations in the past, however, there must be some overlapping of the records for insignis and pardalis[details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsynonymy In Subgenus: (Lessonothuria) Deichmann, 1958. Decision following examination of extant type specimens and extensive museum collections. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210892
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 11:53:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-22 07:17:05Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 13:48:44Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Holothuria insignis Ludwig, 1875. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210892 on 2014-11-27
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