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Synaptidae  Burmeister, 1837
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158425

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Family  
  Synonym(s): Oncinolabidae Semper, 1867
  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 BruguiŔre, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] – echinoderms, Úchinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ourišo do mar  
             SubphylumEchinozoa Haeckel, 1895  
                ClassHolothuroidea  – holot˙ria, pepino do mar, cocombres de mer, sea cucumbers  
                   OrderApodida Brandt, 1835  
                      FamilySynaptidae Burmeister, 1837  
    Direct Children:  
                         Genus Anapta Semper, 1867  
                         Genus Dactylapta H. L. Clark, 1908  
                         Genus Epitomapta Heding, 1928  
                         Genus Euapta Ístergren, 1898  
                         Genus Eupatinapta Heding, 1928  
                         Genus Labidoplax Ístergren, 1898  
                         Genus Leptosynapta Verrill, 1867  
                         Genus Oestergrenia Heding, 1931  
                         Genus Opheodesoma Fisher, 1907  
                         Genus Patinapta Heding, 1928  
                         Genus Polyplectana H. L. Clark, 1908  
                         Genus Protankyra Ístergren, 1898  
                         Genus Rhabdomolgus Keferstein, 1862  
                         Genus Rynkatorpa Rowe & Pawson, 1967  
                         Genus Synapta Eschscholtz, 1829  
                         Genus Synaptula Írsted, 1849  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Synaptidae    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Synaptidae   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Synaptidae   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Burmeister, Hermann  
  Publication Date: 1837   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbuch der Naturgeschichte, zum Gebrauch bei Vorlesungen, part 2   
  Page(s): xii + 369-858   
  Publisher: Theod. Chr. Friedr. Enslin   
  Publication Place: Berlin, Germany   
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   
  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: Synaptidae   
  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: Synaptidae   

 Geographic Information
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  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Synaptidae Burmeister, 1837 acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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