WoRMS taxon details

Labidodemas semperianum Selenka, 1867

210774  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:210774)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Selenka, E. (1867). Beitrage zur Anatomie und Systematik der Holothurien. Der Philosophischen Facultat zu Gottingen in December 1866, als Dissertation vorgelegt. pp. 291-374., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45007590#page/321/mode/1up [details]   
Description Colour in life: white with pale purple-brown anterior and posterior ends (Humphreys, 1981.
Also distributed in Sandwich...  
Description Colour in life: white with pale purple-brown anterior and posterior ends (Humphreys, 1981.
Also distributed in Sandwich Is. (Selenka, 1867); Maldive area, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north australia, Philippine, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, littoral waters to 30 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
WoRMS (2020). Labidodemas semperianum Selenka, 1867. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=210774 on 2020-01-23
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1997-11-12 21:36:03Z
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2000-10-11 08:25:22Z
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original description Selenka, E. (1867). Beitrage zur Anatomie und Systematik der Holothurien. Der Philosophischen Facultat zu Gottingen in December 1866, als Dissertation vorgelegt. pp. 291-374., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45007590#page/321/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (of Holothuria proceraspina Cherbonnier, 1967) Cherbonnier, G. (1967). Deuxieme contribution a l'étude des Holothuries de la mer Rouge collectees par des Israeliens. Bull. Sea Fish. Res. Stn Israel 43: 55-68. (look up in IMIS[details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Labidodemas dubiosum Ludwig, 1875) Ludwig, H.L. (1875). Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Holothurien. <em>Arbeiten aus dem zoologisch-zootomischen Institut Würzburg.</em> 2: 77-118, pls. 6-7., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34381181 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (of Labidodemas selenkianum Semper, 1868) Semper, C. (1867-1868). Holothurien. In: Semper, C., ed.: <em>Reisen im Archipel der Philippinen. Zweiter Theil. Wissenschaftliche Resultate. Erster Band.</em> Leipzig: W. Engelmann. iv + 288 pp., 40 pls. [1867 = pp. 1-70, pls. 1-15; 1867/(1868) = pp. 71-100, pls. 16-25; 1868 = pp. 101-288, pls. 26-40]., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.11687 [details]   

original description  (of Labidodemas egestosum Sluiter, 1901) Sluiter, C.P. (1901). Die Holothurien der Siboga-Expedition. In: Weber, M. (ed.): <em>Siboga Expeditie (Uitkomsten op zoologisch, botanisch, oceanograpisch en geologisch gebied verzameld in Nederlandsch Oost-Indië 1899–1900 aan boord H. M. Siboga onder commando van Luitenant ter zee 1e kl. G. F. Tydeman), Monograph</em>. XLIV: 142 pp., 10 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/45380138 [details]   

basis of record Humphreys, W.F. (1981). The echinoderms of Kenya's marine parks and adjacent regions. Koninklijk Museum voor Midden-Africa (Tervuren, Belgium) Zoologische Documentatie 19. 39 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Samyn, Y.; Appeltans, W.; Kerr, A.M. (2005). Phylogeny of Labidodemas and the Holothuriidae (Holothuroidea: Aspidochirotida) as inferred from morphology. Zool. J. Linn. Soc. 144(1): 103-120. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Description Colour in life: white with pale purple-brown anterior and posterior ends (Humphreys, 1981.
Also distributed in Sandwich Is. (Selenka, 1867); Maldive area, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north australia, Philippine, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, detritus feeder, deposit feeder. General distribution: tropical, Indo-west-central Pacific Ocean, littoral waters to 30 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Type specie of the genus Labidodemas Selenka, 1867. Syntypes Zoologisches Museum, Göttingen (Germany), Museum of comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) No. 736 (2 specimens). Type locality: Hawaiian Ils. (as Sandwich Inseln) and Society Ils. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Rowe (1969) places H. pertinax Ludwig, 1875 as a synonym. [details]