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Holothuria glaberrima  Risso, 1827
Taxonomic Serial No.: 1080176

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Common Name(s):    
  Valid Name: Holothuria Linnaeus, 1767
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: invalid - nomen dubium   
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Holothuria glaberrima    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Holothuria glaberrima   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clark, A. M., and F. W. E. Rowe  
  Publication Date: 1982   
  Article/Chapter Title: Revised proposals for stabilization of the names of certain genera and species of Holothurioidea. Z.N.(S.) 1782   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature, vol. 39, part 1   
  Page(s): 29-35   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0007-5167   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Holothuria glaberrima   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Risso, A.  
  Publication Date: 1827   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Histoire Naturelle des Principales Productions de l'Europe Méridionale et Principalement de Celles des Environs de Nice et des Alpes Maritimes, vol. 5   
  Page(s): viii + 402   
  Publisher: Chez F.-G. Levrault, Libraire   
  Publication Place: Paris, France   
  Notes: Vol. 5 is dated by Sherborn (1922:cviii) to 9/1827. Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   

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  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Holothuria glaberrima Risso, 1826 acquired on 15 October, 2015  
    Holothuria glaberrima Risso, '1826' 1827:289 is a senior primary homonym of the accepted species Holothuria glaberrima Selenka, 1867:328. Although some have considered the earlier name a 'nomen dubium' the later name would still be permanently invalid per ICZN Art. 57.2 (but see caveats in that Article ). Risso's name was proposed to be suppressed for the purposes of both Priority and Homonymy by Clark & Rowe (1982:31), but there is no evidence this was ever carried out  



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