Holothuriidae

Holothuriidae

[‚häl·ō·thə′rī·ə‚dē]
(vertebrate zoology)
A family of aspidochirotacean echinoderms in the order Aspidochirotida possessing tentacular ampullae and only the left gonad.
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Proceedings of the CITES workshop on the conservation of sea cucumbers in the families Holothuriidae and Stichopodidae.
First record of Holothuria (Roweothuria) arguinensis (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea: Aspidochirotida: Holothuriidae) from the Algerian coastal waters.
This species has shield-shaped tentacles which are placed under the order of Aspidochirotida from the family of Holothuriidae. To further confirm the species identity, ossicle shape from dorsal cuticles of the sample was observed.
Silchenko, New triterpene glycosides from 8 specias of holothurians from families Holothuriidae, Stichopodidae, Synallactidae and Cucumariidae [Ph.D.
Holothuria moebii Ludwig is a species of sea cucumbers in the Holothuriidae family.
They are abundant in the body wall and are also particularly concentrated in the Cuvierian tubules, a specialized defense system developed by some sea cucumber species of the family Holothuriidae (Matsuno and Iba, 1966; Elyakov et al, 1973).
Sistematica y filogeografia de las especies del subgenero Holothuria (Echinodermata: Holothuriidae: Holothuria) de la region Atlanto-Mediterranea.
The posterior fragment of aspidochirotids of the family Holothuriidae also contains Cuvierian tubules.
Massin, "A new Indo-West Pacific species of Actinopyga (Holothuroidea: Aspidochirotida: Holothuriidae)," Zootaxa, vol.
Phylum Echinodermata Class Holothuroidea Order Aspidochirotida Family Holothuriidae
Density population and size structure of the sea cucumber Holothuria (Halodeima) grisea (Aspidochirotida: Holothuriidae) in shallow waters south of the gulf of Morrosquillo, Colombian Caribbean.
1.235 3.765 Brachyura 1.745 5.841 Bryozoa Bryozoa 0.059 0.452 Echinodermata Holothuriidae 0.060 0.454 Echinarachnius parma 16.041 22.963 Asteriidae 0.106 0.497 Chordata Branchiostomatidae 0.004 0.031 Carcharhiniformes Mustelus canis Squaliformes Squalus acanthias Rajiformes Dipturus laevis 0.030 0.232 Leucoraja spp.