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Holothuria (Theelothuria)  Deichmann, 1958
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1078156

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Subgenus  
  Synonym(s): Theelothuria Deichmann, 1958
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
          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  
                         GenusHolothuria Linnaeus, 1767  
                            SubgenusHolothuria (Theelothuria) Deichmann, 1958  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Holothuria asperita Cherbonnier & Féral, 1981  
                               Species Holothuria cadelli Bell, 1887  
                               Species Holothuria cyrielle VandenSpiegel, 2016  
                               Species Holothuria duoturriforma Thandar, 2007  
                               Species Holothuria foresti Cherbonnier & Féral, 1981  
                               Species Holothuria hamata Pearson, 1913  
                               Species Holothuria imperator Deichmann, 1930  
                               Species Holothuria klunzingeri Lampert, 1885  
                               Species Holothuria kurti Ludwig, 1891  
                               Species Holothuria longicosta Thandar, 2007  
                               Species Holothuria michaelseni Erwe, 1913  
                               Species Holothuria notabilis Ludwig, 1875  
                               Species Holothuria paraprinceps Deichmann, 1937  
                               Species Holothuria princeps Selenka, 1867  
                               Species Holothuria pseudonotabilis Thandar, 2007  
                               Species Holothuria spinifera Théel, 1886  
                               Species Holothuria squamifera Semper, 1868  
                               Species Holothuria turriscelsa Cherbonnier, 1980  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Holothuria (Theelothuria)    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Holothuria (Theelothuria)   
  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: Holothuria (Theelothuria)   

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  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Holothuria (Theelothuria) Deichmann, 1958 acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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