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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemithyone semperi (Bell, 1884) 
AphiaID: 210944

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 editorPhyllophoridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemithyone (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHemithyone Pawson, 1963
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumaria pigra Koehler & Vaney, 1908
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumaria semperi Bell, 1884
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]
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]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Links 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 Ecology: benthic, inshore, suspesion feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-13 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in W India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType specimen Lectotype Natural History Museum, London (England) 1882.2.22.116 , paralectotypes Natural History Museum 1882.2.22.116 (part) (3 specimens), Natural History Museum 1881.10.26.43-45 (2 specimens). Type locality: Port Denison and Torres Strait, Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210944
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 14:30:08Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Hemithyone semperi (Bell, 1884). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210944 on 2014-09-24
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