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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMülleria varians Selenka, 1867 
AphiaID: 213617

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)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga varians (Selenka, 1867)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMülleria Jaeger, 1833 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorActinopyga Bronn, 1860
Sources  original description Selenka, E. (1867). Beitrage zur Anatomie und Systematik der Holothurien. Der Philosophischen Facultat zu Gottingen in December 1866, als Dissertation vorgelegt.: pp. 291-374. [details]

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]

Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles (doubtful[details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Species described in Selenka (1867). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: Viti-Islands, Sandwich-Islands, Gesellschafts-Islands (Selenka, 1867). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Needs confirmation. Can't be a valid species: genus name has been abolished by Pearson (1914). Cherbonnier lists Mulleria [sic] varians, Selenka, under the citations for Actinopyga mauritiana [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213617
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-06-25 13:20:55Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-07-31 07:43:16Z  changed  Appeltans, Ward
2010-10-07 12:33:27Z  checked  Paulay, Gustav
2010-10-14 13:58:07Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
2013-06-14 11:51:00Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Mülleria varians Selenka, 1867. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213617 on 2014-10-23
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