Colochirus quadrangularis   Troschel,  1846 (Sea Cucumber)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Echinodermata
Class: Holothuroidea
Order:Dendrochirotida
Family:Cucumariidae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Pentacta tristis (Ludwig, 1875)
Pentacta jagorii (Semper, 1868)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Benthic, Demersal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Gulf of Mannar INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Marine Biological Station, Chennai, Tamil Nadu (2003) Checklist of marine fauna of Tamil Nadu Department of Environment, Government of Tamil Nadu Available at - http://tnenvis.nic.in
  • Sealifebase Available at - http://www.sealifebase.org/
  • Starfish Available at - http://www.starfish.ch/

Page last updated on:2010-09-06

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