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Actinopyga  Bronn, 1860
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158337

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Jaegeria Bell, 1887
    Muelleria Jaeger, 1833
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2017   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumEchinodermata Bruguière, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] – echinoderms, échinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ouriço do mar  
             SubphylumEchinozoa Haeckel, 1895  
                ClassHolothuroidea  – holotúria, pepino do mar, cocombres de mer, sea cucumbers  
                   OrderHolothuriida Miller, Kerr, Paulau, Reich, Wilson, Caravajal & Rouse, 2017  
                      FamilyHolothuriidae Burmeister, 1837  
                         GenusActinopyga Bronn, 1860  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Actinopyga agassizii (Selenka, 1867) – West Indian sea cucumber 
                            Species Actinopyga albonigra Cherbonnier & Féral, 1984  
                            Species Actinopyga bacilla Cherbonnier, 1988  
                            Species Actinopyga bannwarthi Panning, 1944  
                            Species Actinopyga caerulea Samyn, VandenSpiegel & Massin, 2006  
                            Species Actinopyga capillata Rowe & Massin, 2006  
                            Species Actinopyga caroliniana Tan Tiu, 1981  
                            Species Actinopyga crassa Panning, 1944  
                            Species Actinopyga echinites (Jaeger, 1833)  
                            Species Actinopyga flammea Cherbonnier, 1979  
                            Species Actinopyga fusca Cherbonnier, 1980  
                            Species Actinopyga lecanora (Jaeger, 1833) – stone fish 
                            Species Actinopyga mauritiana (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)  
                            Species Actinopyga miliaris (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)  
                            Species Actinopyga obesa (Selenka, 1867)  
                            Species Actinopyga palauensis Panning, 1944  
                            Species Actinopyga serratidens Pearson, 1903  
                            Species Actinopyga spinea Cherbonnier, 1980  
                            Species Actinopyga varians (Selenka, 1867)  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Actinopyga    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Actinopyga   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Actinopyga   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Bronn, H. G.  
  Publication Date: 1860   
  Article/Chapter Title: Die Klassen und Ordnungen der Strahlenthiere (Actinozoa), wissenschaftlich dargestellt in Wort und Bild   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Die Klassen und Ordnungen des Thier-Reichs, wissenschaftlich dargestellt in Wort und Bild, vol. 2   
  Page(s): 1-434   
  Publisher: C. F. Winter'sche   
  Publication Place: Leipzig and Heidelberg, Germany   
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Samyn, Yves, Didier VandenSpiegel, and Claude Massin  
  Publication Date: 2006   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new Indo-West Pacific species of Actinopyga (Holothuroidea: Aspidochirotida: Holothuriidae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 1138   
  Page(s): 53-68   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: eISSN 1175-5334; Available online at   
  Reference for: Actinopyga   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Thandar, Ahmed S.  
  Publication Date: 2007   
  Article/Chapter Title: Additions to the aspidochirotid, molpadid and apodid holothuroids (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) from the east coast of southern Africa, with descriptions of new species.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 1414   
  Page(s): 1-62   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: eISSN 1175-5334; Available online at   
  Reference for: Actinopyga   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Actinopyga Bronn, 1860 acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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