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Sea Cucumbers

Holothuroidea

Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Holothuroidea
Dendrochirotacea Grube 1840 ex Pawson & Fell 1965
Holothuroidea
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, NMNH Invertebrate Zoology, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, Harvard Museum of Comparative Zoology DwCA, CalPhotos, literature body sizes metazoa, Appeltans et al, Egypt Species List, Conabio, Freshwater and Marine Image Bank U Washington, Animal Diversity Web, Animal Diversity Web, EOL authors, EOL authors, IABIN, Moorea Biocode, One Species at a Time Podcasts, IUCN, Australia Species List, Bermuda Species List, Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology, Brazil Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, Djibouti Species List, Dominica Species List, Dominican Republic Species List, Ecuador Species List, El Salvador Species List, Federated States of Micronesia Species List, Fiji Species List, France Species List, Germany Species List, Greenland Species List, Guinea Bissau Species List, Ireland Species List, Italy Species List, Kiribati Species List, Marshall Islands Species List, Myanmar Species List, New Caledonia Species List, New Zealand Species List, Norway Species List, Panama Species List, Philippines Species List, Pitcairn Henderson Ducie and Oeno Islands, Portugal Species List, Qatar Species List, Russia Species List, Samoa Species List, Seychelles Species List, Solomon Islands Species List, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, Spain Species List, Sweden Species List, Taiwan Species List, The Bahamas Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Venezuela Species List, Vanuatu Species List, Japan Species List, Cuba Species List, English Vernaculars for Landmark Taxa, Environments EOL, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Arafura Sea Species List, Baffin Bay Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Bali Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Bass Strait Species List, Bismarck Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celebes Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Ceram Sea Species List, Chukchi Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, East Siberian Sea Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Flores Sea Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Aden Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of Boni Species List, Gulf of Bothnia Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Gulf of Suez Species List, Gulf of Tomini Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Gulf of Thailand Species List, Gulf of Oman Species List, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Kara Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Laptev Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Makassar Strait Species List, Malacca Strait Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Hudson Bay Species List, Halmahera Sea Species List, North Atlantic Species List, Molukka Sea Species List, North Pacific Species List, Northwestern Passages Species List, Norwegian Sea Species List, North Sea Species List, Persian Gulf Species List, Red Sea Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Skagerrak Species List, Solomon Sea Species List, South China Sea Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Sulu Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and marine ecology literature

Alternative Names

Thuroholia cribriformis Gutschick
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Thuroholia croneisi Guschick 1954
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Achistrulum Deflandre-Rigaud 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Achistrum Hampton 1958
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Akaste Gistl 1847
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ambulacrites Rioult 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bathysynactites Cherbonnier 1976
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Calcancorella Deflandre-Rigaud 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cancellrum Hampton 1958
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Canisia Mostler 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chiridotella Deflandre-Rigaud 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chirobaculus Frentzen 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cibrum Frentzen 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Clarkina Soodan 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Conisia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crucivirga
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crux Frentzen 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cryptosyringida Smith 1984
Synonym according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Cucumariopsis Frentzen 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Curvatella
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dendrochirotacea Grube 1840 ex Pawson & Fell 1965
Synonym according to {resource_name} (other, see comments)
Dictyobractites Kristan-Tollmann 1973
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eostichopus Deichmann 1958
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Fletcherina Soodan 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Frangeritus Mostler 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hannaina Soodan 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Holothuridea
Obsolete variant according to Paleobiology Database
Holothurioidea
Synonym according to NCBI
Holothuropsis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kaliobullites Kristan-Tollmann 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Koteshwaria Tandon & Saxena 1977
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kutchia Tandon & Saxena 1977
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ludwigia Mostler 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Molpadioites Deflandre-Rigaud 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oxychomatus
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeocucumaria Frentzen 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Parastaurocumites Zhang 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pilichnia Chamberlain 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Procucumaria Frentzen 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Proholothuria Cuénot 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Prostichopus Frentzen 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rynkatropa
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Schizoacanthotheelia Kozur & Sadeddin 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sclerothupites
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Semicucumarites Sztejn 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spinrum Hampton 1958
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Synaptellus Deflandre-Rigaud 1963
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tomasovites Sztejn 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Unicinulinoides Mostler 1968
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Zawidzkella Kozur 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Sea cucumbers
Recognized by Wikidata
Sea Cucumbers
Recognized by CITES
sea cucumber
Recognized by Paleobiology Database

Arabic

خيار البحر preferred
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Armenian

Հոլոթուրիաներ preferred
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Azerbaijani

Dəniz xiyarları preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Holoturia preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

Галатурыі preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Галятурыі

Bengali

সামুদ্রিক শসা preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

sjøpølser preferred
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Bosnian

Morski krastavci preferred
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Bulgarian

Морски краставици preferred
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Catalan; Valencian

Cogombre de mar preferred
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Corsican

Cazzu marinu preferred
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Croatian

Trpovi preferred
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Czech

Sumýši preferred
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Danish

Søpølser preferred
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Dutch; Flemish

Zeekomkommers preferred
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zeekomkommers

Esperanto

Markukumo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Meripurad preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Merimakkarat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

French

holothuries preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Concombres De Mer
Recognized by CITES

Galician

Holoturoideos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

ჰოლოთურიები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Seegurke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Greek, Modern (1453-)

Αγγούρια της θάλασσας preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Ολοθούρια
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Hebrew

מלפפון ים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Tengeriuborkák preferred
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Icelandic

Sæbjúgu preferred
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Ido

Holoturio preferred
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Indonesian

Teripang preferred
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Irish

Cúcamar mara preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

Cetrioli di mare preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Oloturie
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ナマコ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
ナマコ綱 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin
ナマコ/海鼠

Javanese

Teripang preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Golotwrïýler preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Голотурийлер preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
گولوتۋرىييلەر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Голотуриялар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

Jūras gurķi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lingua Franca Nova

Holoturoideo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Holoturijos preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Морски краставици preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Gamat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

കടൽ വെള്ളരി preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Táłtłʼááh chʼoshtsoh chʼééh digháhii preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Occitan (post 1500)

Oloturia preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

خیار دریایی preferred
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Polish

strzykwy preferred
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Portuguese

Quechua

Yaku kumar preferred
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Russian

Голотурии preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

морски краставац preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Trpovi preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Holotúrie preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovenian

Brizgači preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

Pepinos de mar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
Cohombros De Mar
Recognized by CITES

Swedish

Sjögurkor preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
sjögurkor

Tamil

கடலட்டை preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

ปลิงทะเล preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Deniz hıyarları preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

Голотурії preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

Balat preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Dengiz bodringlari preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Hải sâm preferred
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Zhuang; Chuang

Binghaij preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Azb

دنیز خیارلاری preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Hak

Hói-sêm preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Nan

Hái-sim preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Sr Ec

Морски краставац preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

i18n: Sr El

Morski krastavac preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Holothuroidea

GBIF classification

Animalia
Echinodermata
1212 additional siblings truncated for brevity.
See the resource file for a full list.