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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus quadrangularis Troschel, 1846 
AphiaID: 213075

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 editorColochirus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus Troschel, 1846
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus coeruleus Semper, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus jagorii Semper, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus tristis Ludwig, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta coerulea var. rubra Clark, 1938
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta jagorii (Semper, 1867)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta tristis (Ludwig, 1875)
Sources  original description Troschel, F.H. (1846). Neue Holothurien-Gattungen. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 12(1): 60-66. [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus quadrangularis mollis (Pearson, 1903)

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus quadrangularis var. australoides Panning, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus crassus Ekman, 1918
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus quadrangularis var. mollis Pearson, 1903 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus quadrangularis mollis (Pearson, 1903)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (35 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, continental shelf, suspension feeder. General distribution: tropical, east Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-115 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also recorded in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype (probable) Museum für Naturkunde an der Universität Humbolt zu Berlin, Berlin (Germany). Type locality: coast of 'Malacca' (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213075
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Date   action   by
2000-09-21 09:20:59Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:03:44Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Colochirus quadrangularis Troschel, 1846. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213075 on 2014-09-30
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