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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuriidae Smirnov, 2012 
AphiaID: 731919

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 editorHolothuriida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuriidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolothuriida
Sources  original description Smirnov A.V. 2012. System of the class Holothuroidea. Paleontological Journal, 46(8), 793-832., available online at https://doi.org/10.1134/s0031030112080126 [details]

identification resource O'Loughlin, P.M., Ahearn, C. (2005) A review of pygal-furrowed Synallactidae (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea), with new species from the Antarctic, Atlantic and Pacific oceans. Memoirs of Museum Victoria 62(2): 147-179. [details] [full text]

identification resource Gebruk, Andrey V., Solis-Marin, Francisco A., Billett, David S.M., Rogacheva, Antonina V. and Tyler, Paul A. (2012) Review of the genus Zygothuria Perrier, 1898 and the Atlantic group of species of the genus Mesothuria Ludwig, 1894 (Synallactidae: Holothuroidea) with description of the new species Mesothuria millerisp. nov. Journal of Natural History, 46, (5-6), 265-348., available online at https://doi.org/10.1080/00222933.2011.638423 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMesothuria Ludwig, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZygothuria Perrier R., 1898
Environment marine
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:731919
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2013-06-07 05:11:37Z  created  Paulay, Gustav
2017-09-21 16:35:42Z  changed  Paulay, Gustav
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  Citation: Paulay, G. (2017). Mesothuriidae Smirnov, 2012. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=731919 on 2017-10-18
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