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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) parva (Théel, 1886) 
AphiaID: 213099

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 editorMesothuriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) parva (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria murrayi Théel, 1886
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria (Mesothuria) Ludwig, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria Ludwig, 1894
Source  basis of record Thandar, A.S. (1992). The South African Museum's Meiring Naude cruises. Part 18: Holothuroidea. Ann. S. Afr. Mus. 101: 159-180. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [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 editorEcology Ecology: benthic, continental slope, detritus feeder, deposit feeder. General distribution: tropical, west-central Pacific Ocean, depth range 270-774 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Hawaii and Admiralty Island (Thandar, 1989); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Habitat: Globigerina ooze, sand grains and broken shells (Thandar, 1989). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype Natural History Museum, London (England) 1886.10.2.177. Type locality: Admiralty Is. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213099
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-06-08 10:32:31Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 07:24:43Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-06 09:23:00Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
2014-09-25 08:03:53Z  changed  Kremenetskaia, Antonina
  
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  Citation: Rogacheva, A.; Paulay, G. (2014). Mesothuria (Mesothuria) parva (Théel, 1886). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213099 on 2014-11-23
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