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Molpadia borealis  M. Sars, 1859
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158502

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Molpadia jeffreysii (Danielssen & Koren, 1881)
    Ankyroderma jeffreysii Danielssen & Koren, 1881
    Trochostoma boreale (M. Sars, 1859)
    Trochostoma thomsonii Danielssen & Koren, 1879
    Molpadia oolitica sensu Mortensen, 1914
    Ankyroderma affine Danielssen & Koren, 1881
  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  
                   OrderMolpadida Haeckel, 1896  
                      FamilyMolpadiidae J. Müller, 1850  
                         GenusMolpadia Cuvier, 1817  
                            SpeciesMolpadia borealis M. Sars, 1859  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Molpadia borealis    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Molpadia borealis   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Molpadia borealis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Deichmann, Elisabeth  
  Publication Date: 1936   
  Article/Chapter Title: The Arctic Species of Molpadia (Holothuroidea), and some Remarks on Heding's Attempt to subdivide the Genus   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: The Annals and Magazine of Natural History, ser. 10, no. 100, vol. 17   
  Page(s): 452-464   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Molpadia borealis   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Sars, M.  
  Publication Date: 1859   
  Article/Chapter Title: Om tre nye Holothurider, af hvilke den ena danner Typus for en ny Slaegt   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Forhandlinger i Videnskabs-Selskabet i Christiania   
  Page(s): 170-179   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Eastern Atlantic Ocean  



  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Molpadia borealis Sars M, 1859 acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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