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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlesiocolochirus armatus (Marenzeller von, 1881) 
AphiaID: 214607

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 armatus Marenzeller von, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus loeppenthini Heding, 1940
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorColochirus scandens Sluiter, 1887
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentacta löppenthini Heding, 1940
Sources  basis of record 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
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, inshore, suspension feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-37 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: China or Japan (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214607
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-21 09:20:59Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:27:08Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Plesiocolochirus armatus (Marenzeller von, 1881). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=214607 on 2014-08-30
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