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Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota (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)

Rank: Species
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata Echinoderms (seastars, sea urchins, crinoids, etc.)
Family: 25 417 Stichopodidae (holothurians) - show full list
Common Name (AS5300): Brownmottled Sea Cucumber
Common Names List: brownmottled sea cucumber
Organism Type: a holothurian
Synonyms: Stichopus mollis
Taxon lists: Current Australian list:
Commercial species list:
Standard Fish Names List:
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Parent Codes: 25 417901     Australostichopus spp.

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2019-11-21
View at Atlas of Living Australia
MoV 1690

Name status: accepted    Checked on: 2022-06-22
View at WoRMS    - also at Ocean Biodiversity Information System (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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