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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus horrens Selenka, 1867 
AphiaID: 210914

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 editorStichopodidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus Brandt, 1835
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria lutea Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus godeffroyi Semper, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus godeffroyi var. pygmaeus Semper, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus Godefroyi Semper, 1868
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus tropicalis Fisher, 1907
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStichopus variegatus Semper, 1868
Sources  original description Selenka, E. (1867). Beitrage zur Anatomie und Systematik der Holothurien. Der Philosophischen Facultat zu Gottingen in December 1866, als Dissertation vorgelegt.: pp. 291-374. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra (doubtful[details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanaspis boholensis Humes, 1980 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus retrospiculus Humes, 1980 [via synonym] (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanaspis boholensis Humes, 1980 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNanaspis tonsa Humes & Cressey, 1959 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus retrospiculus Humes, 1980 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus modestus (Humes & Cressey, 1961) [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPreherrmannella modesta Humes & Cressey, 1961 [via synonym] (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (53 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (14 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (39 nucleotides; 31 proteins) 
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 editorDistribution General distribution: tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, littoral and reef flat waters (Rowe & Gates, 1995); widespread in the tropical Indo-Pacific (Conand, 1998).
Also distributed in Maldive area, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) No. 765. Type locality: Society Ils. (as Gesellschaftsinseln) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210914
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-12-23 14:38:49Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-22 07:17:05Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:03:44Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Stichopus horrens Selenka, 1867. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210914 on 2014-08-21
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