Laetmogone violacea   Theel,  1879 (Sea Cucumber)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Echinodermata
Class: Holothuroidea
Order:Elasipodida
Family:Laetmogonidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Cryodora spongiosa Theel, 1879
Laetmogone brongniarti E. Perrier, 1886
Laetmogone jourdainii Petit, 1885
Laetmogone wyvillethomsoni Theel, 1879

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic

Biogeography


• INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Daniel, A and Halder, BP (1976) Holothuroidea of the Indian Ocean with remarks on their distribution Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin-682 011 16(2) 412-436 Available at - NIO RC, Kochi
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Encyclopedia of Life Available at - http://www.eol.org/
  • Sastry, DRK (2007) Echinodermata of India : An annotated list Records of Zoological Survey of India Occassional paper No. 271 ZSI, Kolkata 1-387 Available at - http://zsi.gov.in/checklist/Echinodermata_India_Checklist.pdf

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