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Leptosynapta  Verrill, 1867
Taxonomic Serial No.: 158429

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  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  
                   OrderApodida Brandt, 1835  
                      FamilySynaptidae Burmeister, 1837  
                         GenusLeptosynapta Verrill, 1867  
    Direct Children:  
                            Species Leptosynapta albicans (Selenka, 1867)  
                            Species Leptosynapta ancoracuta Cherbonnier, 1954  
                            Species Leptosynapta bergensis (Östergren, 1905)  
                            Species Leptosynapta brasiliensis Freire & Grohmann, 1989  
                            Species Leptosynapta chela Mortensen, 1926  
                            Species Leptosynapta circopatina H. L. Clark, 1924  
                            Species Leptosynapta clarki Heding, 1928  
                            Species Leptosynapta crassipatina H. L. Clark, 1924  
                            Species Leptosynapta cruenta Cherbonnier, 1953  
                            Species Leptosynapta decaria (Östergren, 1905)  
                            Species Leptosynapta dolabrifera (Stimpson, 1855)  
                            Species Leptosynapta galliennii (Herapath, 1865)  
                            Species Leptosynapta geyserensis Cherbonnier, 1988  
                            Species Leptosynapta imswe Pawson, 1976  
                            Species Leptosynapta inhaerens (O. F. Müller, 1776)  
                            Species Leptosynapta knysnaensis (Cherbonnier, 1952)  
                            Species Leptosynapta latipatina H. L. Clark, 1921  
                            Species Leptosynapta longhursti Cherbonnier, 1958  
                            Species Leptosynapta macrankyra (Ludwig, 1898)  
                            Species Leptosynapta marchadi Cherbonnier, 1964  
                            Species Leptosynapta micropatina Heding, 1928  
                            Species Leptosynapta minuta (Becher, 1906)  
                            Species Leptosynapta multigranula H. L. Clark, 1924  
                            Species Leptosynapta naiga Thandar & Rowe, 1989  
                            Species Leptosynapta nannoplax Pawson, 1976  
                            Species Leptosynapta oblonga Cherbonnier, 1988  
                            Species Leptosynapta parvipatina H. L. Clark, 1924  
                            Species Leptosynapta pustulosa Cherbonnier, 1970  
                            Species Leptosynapta roseogradia Pawson, 1976  
                            Species Leptosynapta steinitzi Cherbonnier, 1967  
                            Species Leptosynapta tantula Cherbonnier, 1988  
                            Species Leptosynapta tenuis (Ayres, 1851)  
                            Species Leptosynapta transgressor Heding, 1928  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Leptosynapta    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Leptosynapta   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Leptosynapta   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Verrill, A. E.  
  Publication Date: 1867   
  Article/Chapter Title: Notes on the Radiata in the Museum of Yale College, with Descriptions of New Genera and Species, no. 3. On the Geographical Distribution of Echinoderms of the West Coast of America   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, vol. 1, part 2   
  Page(s): 323-351   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   

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  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Leptosynapta Verrill, 1867 acquired on 15 October, 2015  



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