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Holothuria scabra  Jaeger, 1833
Taxonomic Serial No.: 201876

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Holothuria saecularis Bell, 1887
    Holothuria gallensis Pearson, 1903
    Holothuria fuligina Cherbonnier, 1988
    Holothuria tigris Brandt, 1835
  Common Name(s): sand fish [English]
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 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  
                   OrderHolothuriida Miller, Kerr, Paulau, Reich, Wilson, Caravajal & Rouse, 2017  
                      FamilyHolothuriidae Burmeister, 1837  
                         GenusHolothuria Linnaeus, 1767  
                            SubgenusHolothuria (Metriatyla) Rowe, 1969  
                               SpeciesHolothuria scabra Jaeger, 1833 – sand fish  

  Expert: Gustav Paulay  
  Notes: Curator of Marine Malacology, University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History (FLMNH), Gainesville, Florida, 32611, USA   
  Reference for: Holothuria scabra    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Holothuria scabra, sand fish [English]   
  Source: WoRMS - World List of Holothuroidea, database (version 15/10/2015)  
  Acquired: 2015   
  Reference for: Holothuria scabra   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Cherbonnier, Gustave  
  Publication Date: 1980   
  Article/Chapter Title: Holothuries de Nouvelle-Calédonie   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle. Zoologie, Biologie et Ecologie Animales, ser. 4, vol. 2, section A, no. 3   
  Page(s): 615-668   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0181-0626   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Holothuria scabra   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Jaeger, Guilielmus Fridericus  
  Publication Date: 1833   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: De Holothuriis   
  Page(s): 40   
  Publisher: Gessnerianis   
  Publication Place: Turin, Italy   
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Selenka, Emil  
  Publication Date: 1867   
  Article/Chapter Title: Beiträge zur Anatomie und Systematik der Holothurien   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Zeitschrift für Wissenschaftliche Zoologie, vol. 17, no. 2   
  Page(s): 291-374   
  Publication Place:    
  Notes: Available online via Biodiversity Heritage Library at   
  Reference for: Holothuria scabra   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Indo-West Pacific  



  Comment: LSID associated with the scientific name Holothuria (Metriatyla) scabra Jaeger, 1833 acquired on 15 October, 2015  
    Under the description for scabra Jaeger notes perhaps the species illustrated in Description de l'Égypte, vol. 10 Histoire Naturelle II, Zoologie, Échinodermes, p. 170, plate 9, figure 5, is Holothuria scabra. 'Holothuriae species aliqua albida in Descript. de l'Égypte. Echinodermes Pl. IX. F.5 huc fortasse ponenda.' See Savigny failed to provide details on the illustrated species. See  



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