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Ypsilothuria bitentaculata  (Ludwig, 1893)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158241

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Sphaerothuria bitentaculata Ludwig, 1893
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                   OrderDendrochirotida Grube, 1840  
                      FamilyYpsilothuriidae Heding, 1942  
                         GenusYpsilothuria E. Perrier, 1886  
                            SpeciesYpsilothuria bitentaculata (Ludwig, 1893)  
    Direct Children:  
                               Subspecies Ypsilothuria bitentaculata attenuata R. Perrier, 1902  
                               Subspecies Ypsilothuria bitentaculata bitentaculata (Ludwig, 1893)  
                               Subspecies Ypsilothuria bitentaculata virginiensis Heding, 1942  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Ypsilothuria bitentaculata    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ypsilothuria bitentaculata   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Ypsilothuria bitentaculata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Liao, Yulin, and David L. Pawson  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title: Dendrochirote and dactylochirote sea Cucumbers (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) of China, with descriptions of eight new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, vol. 114, no. 1   
  Page(s): 58-90   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-324X   
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: Ypsilothuria bitentaculata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Massin, Claude, and Michel E. Hendrickx  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: Deep-water Holothuroidea (Echinodermata) collected during the TALUD cruises off the Pacific coast of Mexico, with the description of two new species   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Revista Mexicana de Biodiversidad, vol. 82, no. 2   
  Page(s): 413-443   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1870-3453   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Ypsilothuria bitentaculata   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: East Pacific  
    Eastern Atlantic Ocean  
    Indo-West Pacific  
    Western Atlantic Ocean  



  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Ypsilothuria bitentaculata (Ludwig, 1893) acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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