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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuelleria mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard) 
AphiaID: 213613

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 editorHolothuriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMülleria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMuelleria mauritiana (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMülleria Jaeger, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga Bronn, 1860
Sources  source of synonymy Pearson, J. (1914). Notes on the Holothurioidea of the Indian Ocean. II. The sub-genera Argiodia and Actinopyga. Spolia Zeylan. 9 (35): 173-190. [details]

source of synonymy Cherbonnier, G. (1951). Holothuries de l'Institut Royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique. IRSNB Mem. 2ieme Serie, Fasc. 41. 65 pp, 28pl. (look up in IMIS[details]

Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]
Tanzania
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTanzania [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in the Pacific and Indian Ocean (Lampert, 1896). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Quoy & Gaim as authors in Lampert (1896). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Pearson (1914) combines the genera Muelleria and Holothuria under the latter name, and divided the old genus Muelleria into two sub-genera, Argiodia and Actinopyga. Later authors use Actinopyga as a genus. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213613
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-25 13:20:55Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-26 06:49:18Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2012-09-14 07:22:36Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Muelleria mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213613 on 2014-12-29
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