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Cucumariidae  Ludwig, 1894
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158190

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Thyonidiidae Panning, 1949
    Pentactidae Burmeister, 1837
  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  
                   OrderDendrochirotida Grube, 1840  
                      FamilyCucumariidae Ludwig, 1894  
    Direct Children:  
                         Genus Abyssocucumis Heding, 1942  
                         Genus Actinocucumis Ludwig, 1875  
                         Genus Amphicyclus Bell, 1884  
                         Genus Anaperus Troschel, 1846  
                         Genus Apseudocnus Levin, 2006  
                         Genus Apsolidium O'Loughlin & O'Hara, 1992  
                         Genus Aslia Rowe, 1970  
                         Genus Athyonidium Deichmann, 1941  
                         Genus Australocnus O'Loughlin & Alcock, 2000  
                         Genus Benthophyllophorus Deichmann, 1954  
                         Genus Calcamariina O'Loughlin, 2015  
                         Genus Cercodemas Selenka, 1867  
                         Genus Cherbocnus Thandar, 2014  
                         Genus Cladodactyla Brandt, 1835  
                         Genus Colochirus Troschel, 1846  
                         Genus Cucamba O'Loughlin, 2009  
                         Genus Cucumaria de Blainville, 1830  
                         Genus Cucusquama O'Loughlin, 2016  
                         Genus Cucuvitrum O'Loughlin & O'Hara, 1992  
                         Genus Echinopsolus Gutt, 1990  
                         Genus Ekmania Hansen & McKenzie, 1991  
                         Genus Euthyonacta Deichmann, 1954  
                         Genus Hemiocnus Mjobo & Thandar, 2016  
                         Genus Hemioedema Hérouard, 1929  
                         Genus Heterocucumis Panning, 1949  
                         Genus Lanceophora Thandar, Zettler & Arumugam, 2010  
                         Genus Leptopentacta H. L. Clark, 1938  
                         Genus Loisettea Rowe & Pawson, 1985  
                         Genus Mensamaria H. L. Clark, 1946  
                         Genus Neoamphicyclus Hickman, 1962  
                         Genus Neocnus Cherbonnier, 1972  
                         Genus Neocucumella Pawson, 1962  
                         Genus Neocucumis Deichmann, 1944  
                         Genus Ocnus Forbes & Goodsir in Forbes, 1841  
                         Genus Orbithyone H. L. Clark, 1938  
                         Genus Panningia Cherbonnier, 1958  
                         Genus Paracolochirus Pawson, Pawson & King, 2010  
                         Genus Paracucumaria Panning, 1949  
                         Genus Parathyonacta Caso, 1984  
                         Genus Parathyone Deichmann, 1957  
                         Genus Parathyonidium Heding in Heding & Panning, 1954  
                         Genus Pattalus Selenka, 1867  
                         Genus Pawsonellus Thandar, 1986  
                         Genus Pawsonia Rowe, 1970  
                         Genus Pentacta Goldfuss, 1820  
                         Genus Pentactella Verrill, 1876  
                         Genus Pentocnus O'Loughlin & O'Hara, 1992  
                         Genus Plesiocolochirus Cherbonnier, 1946  
                         Genus Pseudoaslia Thandar, 1991  
                         Genus Pseudocnella Thandar, 1987  
                         Genus Pseudocnus Panning, 1949  
                         Genus Pseudocolochirus Pearson, 1910  
                         Genus Pseudopsolus Ludwig, 1898  
                         Genus Pseudrotasfer Bohn, 2007  
                         Genus Psolicrux O'Loughlin, 2002  
                         Genus Psolicucumis Heding, 1934  
                         Genus Psolidiella Mortensen, 1925  
                         Genus Psolidocnus O'Loughlin & Alcock, 2000  
                         Genus Roweia Thandar, 1985  
                         Genus Squamocnus O'Loughlin & O'Hara, 1992  
                         Genus Staurocucumis Ekman, 1927  
                         Genus Staurothyone H. L. Clark, 1938  
                         Genus Stereoderma Ayres, 1851  
                         Genus Thyonella Verrill, 1872  
                         Genus Thyonidium Düben & Koren, 1846  
                         Genus Trachasina Thandar & Moodley, 2003  
                         Genus Trachycucumis Thandar & Moodley, 2003  
                         Genus Trachythyone Studer, 1876  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Cucumariidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Cucumariidae   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Cucumariidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Ludwig, Hubert  
  Publication Date: 1894   
  Article/Chapter Title: Reports on an exploration off the west coasts of Mexico, Central and South America, and off the Galapagos Islands, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, by the U.S. Fish Commission Steamer Albatross, during 1891, Lieut. Commander Z.L. Tanner, U.S.N., ...   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College, vol. 17, no. 3   
  Page(s): 183   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Martins, Luciana, and Camilla Souto  
  Publication Date: 2015   
  Article/Chapter Title: Taxonomic review of four western Atlantic dendrochirotids (Holothuroidea) with the description of a new Brazilian cucumariid species and designation of neotypes   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zootaxa, issue 3919, no. 2   
  Page(s): 362-374   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1175-5326   
  Notes: eISSN 1175-5334; doi: 10.11646/zootaxa.3919.2.8   
  Reference for: Cucumariidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Miller, Allison K., A. M. Kerr, G. Paulay, M. Riech, N. G. Wilson, J. I. Carvajal, and G. W. Rouse  
  Publication Date: 2017   
  Article/Chapter Title: Molecular phylogeny of extant Holothuroidea (Echinodermata)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, vol. 111   
  Page(s): 110-131   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1055-7903   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Cucumariidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Miller, John E., and David L. Pawson  
  Publication Date: 1984   
  Article/Chapter Title: Holothurians (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoirs of the Hourglass Cruises, vol. VII, pt. I   
  Page(s): 1-79   
  Publication Place:    
  Reference for: Cucumariidae   

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  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Cucumariidae Ludwig, 1894 acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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