Full name: World List of Holothuroidea UPDATED!
Short name: WoRMS Holothuroidea
Version: 2014-03-01
Release date: 2014-03-01
Authors/editors: Paulay G.
Taxonomic coverage: Animalia - Echinodermata - Holothuroidea
English name of the group: Sea cucumbers
Number of species: 1,714
Number of infraspecific taxa: 39
Number of synonyms: 1,627
Number of common names: 68
Total number of names: 3,448
Abstract: This global marine species list is part of the World Register of Marine Species database, which aims to provide the most authoritative list of names of all marine species globally. Data have been contributed to the Catalogue of Life via the WoRMS, hosted by the Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ).
Organization: University of Florida, Florida Museum of Natural History, Gainesville, USA
Website: http://www.marinespecies.org