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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlesiocolochirus dispar (Lampert, 1889) 
AphiaID: 214605

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 editorPlesiocolochirus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlesiocolochirus Cherbonnier, 1946
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus dispar Lampert, 1889
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCucumaria gravieri Vaney, 1905
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta dispar (Lampert, 1889)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta gravieri (Vaney)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta trimorpha Clark, 1921
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudocolochirus dispar (Lampert, 1889)
Sources 
source of synonymy Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Federal Republic of Somalia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSomalia [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
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 editorDistribution Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, suspension feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indian Ocean, (Somali coast), (Indo-Malayan Region), depth range 0-20 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes in ?Stadtliches Museum für Naturkunde, Stuttgart (Germany) (3 specimens). Type locality: Mermaid Strait, northwest Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214605
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-01 10:54:00Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-06-30 22:04:43Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2010-10-14 14:14:05Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Plesiocolochirus dispar (Lampert, 1889). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214605 on 2014-10-22
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