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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Metriatyla) lessoni Massin, Uthicke, Purcell, Rowe & Samyn, 2009 
AphiaID: 529028

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 editorHolothuria (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Metriatyla) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Metriatyla) Rowe, 1969
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuria (Holothuria) timama Lesson, 1830
Sources  original description Massin, C.; Uthicke, S.; Purcell, S.W.; Rowe, F.W.E.; Samyn, Y. (2009). Taxonomy of the heavily exploited Indo-Pacific sandfish complex (Echinodermata: Holothuriidae) Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 155(1): 40-59., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2008.00430.x [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKenyan Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:529028
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2010-10-06 08:47:36Z  created  Paulay, Gustav
2013-06-18 09:56:36Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
  
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2014). Holothuria (Metriatyla) lessoni Massin, Uthicke, Purcell, Rowe & Samyn, 2009. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=529028 on 2014-07-13
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