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Zygothuria  R. Perrier, 1898
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158381

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Monothuria Heding, 1940
    Mesothuria (Zygothuria) R. Perrier, 1898
    Mesothuria (Monothuria) Heding, 1940
  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  
                   OrderHolothuriida Miller, Kerr, Paulau, Reich, Wilson, Caravajal & Rouse, 2017  
                      FamilyMesothuriidae Smirnov, 2012  
                         GenusZygothuria R. Perrier, 1898  
    Direct Children:  
                            SpeciesZygothuria candelabri (Hérouard, 1923)  
                            SpeciesZygothuria connectens R. Perrier, 1898  
                            SpeciesZygothuria lactea (Théel, 1886)  
                            SpeciesZygothuria marginata (Sluiter, 1901)  
                            SpeciesZygothuria oxysclera (R. Perrier, 1902)  
                            SpeciesZygothuria thomsoni (Théel, 1886)  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay   
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Zygothuria    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Zygothuria   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Zygothuria   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Gebruk, Andrey V., Francisco A. Solis-Marin, David S.M. Billett, Antonina V. Rogacheva, et al.   
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: Review of the genus Zygothuria Perrier, 1898 and the Atlantic group of species of the genus Mesothuria Ludwig, 1894 (Synallactidae: Holothuroidea) with description of the new species Mesothuria milleri sp. nov.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Journal of Natural History, vol. 46, no. 5-6   
  Page(s): 265-34   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0022-2933   
  Notes: doi: 10.1080/00222933.2011.638423   
  Reference for: Zygothuria   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Perrier, Rémy   
  Publication Date: 1898   
  Article/Chapter Title: Sur les Holothuries recueillies par le Travailleur et le Talisman   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Comptes Rendus Académie Sciences, vol. 126, no. 23   
  Page(s): 1664-1666   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Zygothuria Perrier R., 1898 acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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