Higher Classification: > Kingdom Animalia > Phylum Echinodermata > Subphylum Echinozoa > Class Holothuroidea > Order Aspidochirotida > Family Synallactidae > Genus Pseudostichopus

Pseudostichopus occultatus Marenzeller von, 1893

Rank: Species
Taxon Status: accepted

Relationships towards this taxon

Genus group names

PseudostichopusThéel, 1886accepted genus name
Plicastichopus Heding, 1940 synonym
Trachostichopus Heding, 1940 synonym

Species group names

Meseres occultatus (von Marenzeller, 1893) synonym


original description

Marenzeller, E. von. 1893. Berichte der Commission für Erforschung des östlichen Mittelmeeres. Zoologische Ergebnisse. 1.Echinodermen gesammelt 1890, 1891 und 1892. Denkschriften Kaiserlichen Akademie Wissenschaften, Wien. 1893 60(5): 1-24 pps., 4 pls.

basis of record

Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 336-351

additional source

North East Atlantic Taxa

additional source

von Marenzeller, E. (1893). Contribution à l'étude des Holothuries de l'Atlantique Nord (Golfe de Gascogne, Iles Açores) [Contribution to the study of holothuriids from the North Atlantic (Gulf of Biscay, Açores)]. Résultats des Campagnes Scientifiques Accomplies sur son Yacht par Albert Ier Prince Souverain de Monaco, VI. Imprimerie de Monaco: Monaco. 22, plates I-II pp.

additional source

Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin, and C. L. Mah. 2009. Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S

source of synonymy

O'Loughlin, P.M. (2002). Report on selected species of BANZARE and ANARE Holothuroidea, with reviews of Meeres Ludwig and Heterocucumis Panning (Echinodermata). Memoirs of Museum Victoria 59(2): 297-325.





External Links

USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection
Biodiversity Heritage Library (13 publications)


Paulay, G. (2014). Pseudostichopus occultatus Marenzeller von, 1893. In: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvantidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2014) European Register of Marine Species, accessed through PESI at http://www.eu-nomen.eu/portal/taxon.php?GUID=urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124587




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