Holothuroidea


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Holothuroidea

[‚häl·ō‚thu̇·rē′ȯid·ē·ə]
(invertebrate zoology)
The sea cucumbers, a class of the subphylum Echinozoa characterized by a cylindrical body and smooth, leathery skin.
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The Holothuroidea collected by the Velero III and IV during the years 1932 to 1954.
La clase Ophiuroidea registro el mayor numero de especies (29), seguida de Holothuroidea (10), Echinoidea (9), Asteroidea (6) y Crinoidea (2).
OPHIONEREIDIDAE Ophiura luetkenii Ophiura sarsii ECHINODERMATA, HOLOTHUROIDEA CHIRIDOTIDAE Chiridota sp.
Holothuroidea (Echinodermata) of the Peru Basin--Ecological and Taxonomic Remarks Based on Underwater Images.
Aspidodiadema 2006 jacobi Holothuroidea, DQ777084 DQ777096 AMCC 113282 Janies, 2005 Parastichopus unpublished californicux Ophiuroidea, DQ060803 DQ297103 na Janies, 2005 Ophioderma unpublished brevispinum * Partical sequence
Asteroidea, Echinoidea y Holothuroidea en fondos someros de la Bahia de Loreto, B.
1 0,03 1 0,07 Eucidaris 1 0,10 1 0,07 thouarsii Pepinos de mar Holothuroidea 15 9,21 8 1,05 (Pm) Ofiuros (Of) Ofiuros 62 4,00 12 4,32 Poliquetos Serpullidae 19 1,43 13 1,32 (Po) Calamar (Cl) Lolliguncula diomedae Pulpo (Pu) Octopus sp.
Although the presence of mechanically mutable connective tissues has been established in four echinoderm classes--Crinoidea, Echinoidea, Holothuroidea, and Ophiuroidea (see, e.
Sea cucumbers, or holothurians, are exclusively marine invertebrates classified in the phylum Echinodermata, class Holothuroidea.