CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

Animalia (kingdom)  »  Echinodermata (phylum)  »  Holothuroidea (class)  »  Aspidochirotida (order)  »  Stichopodidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 417009 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Australostichopus mollis    (Hutton, 1872)
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Stichopodidae (holothurians) - show full list
Common Name: Brownmottled Sea Cucumber
Common Names List: brownmottled sea cucumber
Recent Synonyms: Stichopus mollis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Regions: Australia (inc. subantarctic territories)
New Zealand (inc. subantarctic territories)
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 25 417901     Australostichopus spp.
Organism Type: a holothurian

Australian Faunal Directory (AFD)
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
Museum of Victoria 1690
World Register of Marine Species
Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-01-11
View at WoRMS    - also at OBIS (report and map of occurrences)
Record source: Rowe, F. W. E. Gates, J., 1995, Zoological catalogue of Australia. Volume 33. Echinodermata. CSIRO, East Melbourne
Scientific Name
verified against
Moraes, G. Norhcote, P.C. Kalinin, V.I. Avilov, S.A. Silchenko, A.S. Dmitrenok, P.S. Stonik, V.A. Levin, V.S., 2004. Structure of the major triterpene glycoside from the sea cucumber Stichopus mollis and evidence to recalssify this species into the new genus Australostichopus., Biochemical Systematics and Ecology, Vol. 32: 637-650.
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