WoRMS taxon details

Actinopyga echinites (Jaeger, 1833)

208947  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:208947)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Note Sulawesi (as Celebes), Indonesia (Rowe &...  
From other sources
Type locality Sulawesi (as Celebes), Indonesia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Description General distribution: from East Africa to Polynesia (Tortonese, 1980); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range reef...  
Description General distribution: from East Africa to Polynesia (Tortonese, 1980); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range reef flat to 5 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
WoRMS (2020). Actinopyga echinites (Jaeger, 1833). Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=208947 on 2020-12-06
Date
action
by
1997-02-22 11:53:36Z
created
2000-09-29 10:30:23Z
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Garcia, Maria
2010-10-14 14:30:08Z
checked

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original description  (of Mülleria plebeja Selenka, 1867) Selenka, E. (1867). Beiträge zur Anatomie und Systematik der Holothurien. <em>Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 17(2): 291-374, pls. XVII-XX., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45007590#page/321/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (of Actinopyga caroliniana Tan Tiu, 1981) Tan Tiu, A. S. (1981). The intertidal holothurian fauna (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) of Mactan and the neighboring islands, central Philippines. Philippine Scientist 18: 45-119. [details]   

original description  (of Holothuria (Holothuria) echinites Jaeger, 1833) Jaeger, G.F. (1833). De Holothuriis. <em>Gessnerianis, Turici.</em> 40 pp., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/10588969 [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Wai, T. C., Ng, W. C., Leung, K. M. Y. & Williams, G. A. (2011). Stock and ecological status of echinoderms in Hong Kong: evaluation of effectiveness of marine protected areas using sea urchins as model organism. Final report. Submitted to the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department, The Hong Kong SAR Government. [details]   

basis of record Tortonese, E. (1980). Researches on the coast of Somalia. Littoral Echinodermata. Monitore zoologico italiano NS Supplemento XIII 5: 99-139. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cherbonnier, G. (1988). Echinodermes: Holothurides. Faune de Madagascar 70: 1-292. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Ludwig, H. (1899). Echinodermen des Sansibargebietes. <em>Abhandlungen der Senckenbergischen Naturforschenden Gesellschaft, Bonn.</em> 21(1): 537-563., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/26416428 [details]   

additional source Samyn, Y.; Vandenspiegel, D.; Massin, C. (2006). A new Indo-West Pacific species of Actinopyga (Holothuroidea: Aspidochirotida: Holothuriidae). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 1138: 53-68., available online at http://www.mapress.com/j/zt/article/view/zootaxa.1138.1.3 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Selenka, E. (1867). Beiträge zur Anatomie und Systematik der Holothurien. <em>Zeitschrift für wissenschaftliche Zoologie.</em> 17(2): 291-374, pls. XVII-XX., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45007590#page/321/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Liu, J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. <em>China Science Press.</em> 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
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From other sources
Description General distribution: from East Africa to Polynesia (Tortonese, 1980); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range reef flat to 5 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in SE Arabia, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Ecology benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Habitat shallow waters, reef flats or frinding and lagoon-islet reefs, seagrass beds, rubble reef flats and compact flats (Conand, 1998) [details]

Type locality Sulawesi (as Celebes), Indonesia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Type specimen Type status and whereabouts undetermined.  [details]
LanguageName 
Japanese トゲクリイロナマコ  [details]
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