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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocolochirus violaceus (Théel, 1886) 
AphiaID: 210930

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 editorDendrochirotida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumariidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocolochirus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocolochirus Pearson, 1910
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus axiologus Clark, 1914
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus violaceus Théel, 1886
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumaria tricolor Sluiter, 1901
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta arae Boone, 1938
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocolochirus bicolor Cherbonnier, 1970
Sources  basis of record Cherbonnier, G. (1988). Echinodermes: Holothurides. Faune de Madagascar 70: 1-292. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
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 USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, suspension feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-13 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype Natural History Museum, London (England) 1886.10.2.79. Type locality: Philipppines (11°06'N 123°09'E) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210930
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-12-23 14:38:49Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-21 09:20:59Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:30:08Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Pseudocolochirus violaceus (Théel, 1886). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210930 on 2014-09-23
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