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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlesiocolochirus australis (Ludwig, 1875) 
AphiaID: 214606

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 australis Ludwig, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus minuta Ludwig, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus minutus Ludwig, 1875
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria pentagona Quoy & Gaimard, 1834
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta australis (Ludwig, 1875)
Sources  basis of record Thandar, A.S. (1991). The Cucumariid holothurians of southern Africa with the erection of a new genus. S. Afr. J. Zool. 26(3): 115 - 139. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
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 editorEcology Ecology: benthic, continental shelf, suspension feeder. General distribution: tropical, west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-73 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype (probable) in Zoologisches Museum für Hamburg, Hamburg (Germany). Type locality: Bowen Queensland, Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214606
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-21 09:20:59Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:27:08Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Plesiocolochirus australis (Ludwig, 1875). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214606 on 2014-08-22
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