Holothuroidea de Blainville, 1834

Class in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaEchinodermata

  • 93,803

    Occurrences
  • 1,911

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Holothuroidea de Blainville, 1834

Common names

  • sea cucumbers eng
  • cocombres de mer fra
  • holothurians
  • more

Taxonomic status

Accepted class

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Marine

Georeferenced data

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All 64,341 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Distribution range

  • Present in MRGID:5071 Arguin Bank Source: Wolff, W.J.; Duiven, P.; Esselink, P.; Gueve, A. (1993). Biomass of macrobenthic tidal flat fauna of the Banc d'Arguin, Mauritania. Hydrobiologia 258(1-3): 151-163

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Echinodermata
class
Holothuroidea
order
6
family
40
genus
499
species
1,911
 
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Bibliography

Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351.

Madsen, F.J.; Hansen, B. (1994). Echinodermata Holothurioidea. Marine invertebrates of Scandinavia, 9. Scandinavian University Press: Oslo, Norway. ISBN 82-00-03936-6. 143 pp.

Purcell, S.W., Samyn, Y. & Conand, C. (2013). Commercially important sea cucumbers of the world. FAO Species Catalogue for Fishery Purposes. No. 6. Rome, FAO. 2012. 150 pp. 30 colour plates

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified in GBIF on Nov 3, 2014. The source was last visited by GBIF on Jul 30, 2015. It was last updated according to the publisher on Feb 8, 2013.

A record will be modified by GBIF when either the source record has been changed by the publisher, or improvements in the GBIF processing warrant an update.