Aspidochirotida | Article about Aspidochirotida by The Free Dictionary
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An order of holothurioid echinoderms in the subclass Aspidochirotacea characterized by respiratory trees and dorsal tube feet converted into tactile warts.
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There is a huge diversity of species of sea cucumbers (66 species) that are harvested commercially and traded around the world, with the majority of these species belonging to the order Aspidochirotida
, and only a few to the order Dendrochirotida (Purcell et al.
Phylum Echinodermata Class Holothuroidea Order Aspidochirotida