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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta maculata (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821) 
AphiaID: 210974

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 editorApodida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynaptidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta maculata (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta Eschscholtz, 1829
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFistularia doreyana Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Fistularia) oceanica Lesson, 1830
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Tiedemannia) beselii Jaeger, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria maculata Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOncinolabes fuscescans Brandt, 1835
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta agassizii Selenka, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta astrolabi Held, 1857
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta beselii Jaeger, 1833
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta mammillosa Eschscholtz, 1829
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta oceanica (Lesson, 1830)
Sources  basis of record Tortonese, E. (1977). Report on Echinoderms from the gulf of Aqaba (Red Sea). Italian Journal of Zoology N.S. S. IX(12): 273-290. [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta maculata andreae (Heding, 1928)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta maculata sudaensis (Heding, 1928)

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta maculata var. andreae Heding, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta maculata andreae (Heding, 1928)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta maculata var. sundaensis Heding, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapta maculata sudaensis (Heding, 1928)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAldabra [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMascarene Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReunion [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenya [details]
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]
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 [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus nicobaricus (Sewell, 1949) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus poculiferus (Humes & Cressey, 1961) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus nicobaricus (Sewell, 1949) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScambicornus poculiferus (Humes & Cressey, 1961) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynapticola teres Voigt, 1892 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPreherrmannella poculifera Humes & Cressey, 1961 (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (14 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (36 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 Colour in life: grey tentacle, body apparently with broad longitudinal bands of fawn and mid brown, closer examination shows effect caused by irregular patches of black over beige background (Thandar, 1990).
Also recorded in Insel Radack (Selenka, 1867); SE Arabia, Maldive area, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippines, 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). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type data: status and whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: Marshall Islands (as 'Ad insulas Radack') (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210974
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-02-22 11:53:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-28 07:24:50Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:30:08Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Synapta maculata (Chamisso & Eysenhardt, 1821). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210974 on 2014-12-28
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