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Stichopus  Brandt, 1835
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158348

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Stichopus sitchaensis (Brandt, 1835)
    Perideris Brandt, 1835
    Stichopus (Perideris) Brandt, 1835
  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  
          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  
                   OrderSynallactida Miller, Kerr, Paulau, Reich, Wilson, Caravajal & Rouse, 2017  
                      FamilyStichopodidae Haeckel, 1896  
                         GenusStichopus Brandt, 1835  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Stichopus chloronotos Brandt, 1835  
                            Species Stichopus ellipes H. L. Clark, 1938  
                            Species Stichopus fusiformiossa Woo, 2015  
                            Species Stichopus herrmanni Semper, 1868  
                            Species Stichopus horrens Selenka, 1867  
                            Species Stichopus ludwigi Erwe, 1913  
                            Species Stichopus monotuberculatus (Quoy & Gaimard, 1834)  
                            Species Stichopus naso Semper, 1868  
                            Species Stichopus noctivagus Cherbonnier, 1980  
                            Species Stichopus ocellatus Massin, Zulfigar, Hwai and Boss, 2002  
                            Species Stichopus pseudohorrens Cherbonnier, 1967  
                            Species Stichopus quadrifasciatus Massin, 1999  
                            Species Stichopus rubermaculosus Massin, Zulfigar, Hwai and Boss, 2002  
                            Species Stichopus vastus Sluiter, 1887  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Stichopus    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Stichopus   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Stichopus   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brandt, Johanne Friderico  
  Publication Date: 1835   
  Article/Chapter Title: Polypos, Acalephas Discophoras et Siphonophoras, nec non Echinodermata Continens   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Prodromus Descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in Orbis Terrarum Circumnavigatione Observatorum. Fascic. I   
  Page(s): 1-75   
  Publisher: Academiae Scientiarum   
  Publication Place: Petropoli [Saint Petersburg], Russia   
  Notes: The version of this publication published in Recueil des Actes de la Séance Publique de l'Académie Imperiale des Sciences de St.Petersbourg is available online via BHL at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brusca, Richard C., and Gary J. Brusca  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Invertebrates, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xx + 936   
  Publisher: Sinauer Associates, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Sunderland, Massachusetts, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-87893-097-3   
  Reference for: Stichopus   
  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: Stichopus   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Stichopus Brandt, 1835 acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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