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Family: Cucumariidae (See list of species below)

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174 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)
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Abyssocucumis abyssorum
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Actinocucumis chinensis
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Actinocucumis typica
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Actinocumis typicus
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Afrocucumis africana
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Amphicyclus mortenseni
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Aslia forbesi
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Aslia lefevrii
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Aslia spyridophora
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Caespitugo citriformis
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Caespitugo diversipes
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Cercodemas anceps
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Cladodactyla crocea
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Cladodactyla senegalensis
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Colochirus crassus
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Colochirus quadrangularis
[thorny sea cucumber]
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Colochirus robustus
[yellow cucumber]
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Cucumaria acuta
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Cucumaria alcocki
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Cucumaria anivaensis
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Cucumaria bacilliformis
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Cucumaria brunnea
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Cucumaria calcigera
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Cucumaria conicospermum
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Cucumaria djakonovi
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Cucumaria flamma
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Cucumaria frauenfeldi
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Cucumaria frondosa
[orange-footed sea cucumber]
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Cucumaria georgiana
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Cucumaria grubei
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Cucumaria improvisa
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Cucumaria insolens
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Cucumaria japonica
[Japanese cucumaria]
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Cucumaria laevigata
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Cucumaria lamberti
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Cucumaria levini
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Cucumaria lubrica
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Cucumaria manoelina
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Cucumaria miniata
[orange sea cucumber]
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Cucumaria okhotensis
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Cucumaria pallida
[pale sea cucumber]
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Cucumaria paraglacialis
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Cucumaria piperata
[salt and pepper sea cucumber]
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Cucumaria pseudocurata
[tar spot sea cucumber]
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Cucumaria pulcherrima
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Cucumaria savelijevae
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Cucumaria saxicola
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Cucumaria serrata
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Cucumaria sinorbis
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Cucumaria sykion
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Cucumaria syracusana
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Cucumaria tergestina
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Cucumaria tetracentriophora
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Cucumaria vaneyi
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Cucumaria vegae
[tiny black sea cucumber]
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Cucumaria webbi
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Cucumella indonesia
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Cucumella triplex
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Duasmodactyla turriculacava
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Echinocucumis hispida
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Echinocucumis kirrilyae
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Echinocucumis tenera
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Ekmocucumis denticulata
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Ekmocucumis steineni
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Euthyonacta solida
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Hemioedema goreensis
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Hemioedema gruveli
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Heterocucumis denticulata
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Heterocucumis georgiana
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Heterocucumis godeffroyi
[wedging sea cucumber]


Heterocucumis steineni
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Leptopentacta elongata
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Leptopentacta imbricata
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Leptopentacta punctabipeda
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Leptopentacta pygmaea
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Leptopentacta tergestina
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Loisettea amphictena
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Mensamaria intercedens
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Microchoerus splendidus
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Neocnus incubans
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Neocucumella bicolumnata
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Ocnus brunneus
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Ocnus glacialis
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Ocnus grubei
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Ocnus koellikeri
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Ocnus lacteus
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Ocnus petiti
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Ocnus planci
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Ocnus pygmaeus
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Ocnus sacculus
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Ocnus surinamensis
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Ocnus suspectus
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Ocnus syracusanus
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Panningia bispicula
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Panningia hyndmanni
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Panningia mauritanica
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Paracucumaria capense
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Paracucumaria hyndmanni
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Parathyone surinamensis
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Pawsonellus africanus
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Pawsonia saxicola
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Pentacta anceps
[pink cucumber]
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Pentacta inornatus
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Pentacta peterseni
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Pentacta pygmaea
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Pentacta quadrangularis
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Pentacta tessellara
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Plesiocolochirus armatus
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Plesiocolochirus australis
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Plesiocolochirus dispar
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Plesiocolochirus ignavus
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Plesiocolochirus inornatus
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Pseudocnella sykion
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Pseudocnus dubiosus
[dubious sea cucumber]
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Pseudocnus echinatus
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Pseudocnus intermedia
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Pseudocnus laevigatus
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Pseudocnus leoninoides
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Pseudocnus lubricus
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Pseudocnus marionensis
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Pseudocnus pawsoni
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Pseudocnus perrieri
[Perrier's sea cucumber]
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Pseudocnus sentus
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Pseudothyone belli
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Pseudothyone raphanus
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Psolicrux coatsi
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Psolicrux iuvenilesi
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Psolidiella hickmani
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Psolidiella maculosa
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Psolidiella nigra
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Psolidocnus amokurae
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Psolidocnus farquhari
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Psolidocnus sacculus
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Roweia stephensoni
[Stephenson's sea cucumber]


Sclerodactyla briareus
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Sclerodactyla multipes
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Squamocnus brevidentis
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Squamocnus luteus
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Squamocnus niveus
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Staurocucumis liouvillei
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Staurocucumis nocturna
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Staurocucumis turqueti
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Staurothyrone rosacea
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Stereoderma incerta
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Stereoderma kirschbergii
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Thyone anomala
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Thyone benti
[bent sea cucumber]
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Thyone bicornis
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Thyone cognata
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Thyone fusus
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Thyone gadeana
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Thyone herberti
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Thyone pedata
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Thyone profusus
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Thyone pseudofusus
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Thyone roscovita
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Thyone spinifera
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Thyonella gemmata
[green sea cucumber]
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Thyonella pervicax
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Thyonella surinamensis
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Thyonidium pellucidum
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Trachasina crucifera
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Trachycucumis plettenbergi
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Trachythyone baja
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Trachythyone bouvetensis
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Trachythyone crassipeda
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Trachythyone cynthiae
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Trachythyone fallax
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Trachythyone lechleri
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Trachythyone mackenzieae
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Trachythyone macphersonae
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Trachythyone mira
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Trachythyone muricata
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Trachythyone parva
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174 Species of Family Cucumariidae
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Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Abyssocucumis abyssorum Antarctic and Atlantic
Actinocucumis chinensis Western Pacific
Actinocucumis typica Indo-West Pacific.
Actinocumis typicus Northwest Pacific
Afrocucumis africana Western Central Pacific
Amphicyclus mortenseni Western Indian Ocean
Aslia forbesi To be filled.
Aslia lefevrii Atlantic and the Mediterr
Aslia spyridophora To be filled. 4
Caespitugo citriformis Antarctic Atlantic 2.29999995231628
Caespitugo diversipes Antarctic Atlantic 9.5
Cercodemas anceps Indo-West Pacific
Cladodactyla crocea Antarctica, Sub-Antarctic 10
Cladodactyla senegalensis To be filled.
Colochirus crassus Indo-West Pacific
Colochirus quadrangularis thorny sea cucumber Indo-West Pacific
Colochirus robustus yellow cucumber Northwest Pacific
Cucumaria acuta Antarctic Indian Ocean
Cucumaria alcocki To be filled.
Cucumaria anivaensis To be filled. 9.5
Cucumaria bacilliformis To be filled.
Cucumaria brunnea To be filled.
Cucumaria calcigera Arctic, Northeast Pacific
Cucumaria conicospermum To be filled. 10
Cucumaria djakonovi To be filled.
Cucumaria flamma Eastern Pacific. 15
Cucumaria frauenfeldi To be filled. 13
Cucumaria frondosa orange-footed sea cucumber Northern Atlantic and the 50 TL
Cucumaria georgiana Arctic and Antarctic
Cucumaria grubei To be filled. 10
Cucumaria improvisa To be filled.
Cucumaria insolens To be filled.
Cucumaria japonica Japanese cucumaria Northwest Pacific. 40 TL
Cucumaria laevigata To be filled.
Cucumaria lamberti To be filled.
Cucumaria levini To be filled.
Cucumaria lubrica Eastern Central Pacific
Cucumaria manoelina To be filled.
Cucumaria miniata orange sea cucumber Eastern Pacific 25 TL
Cucumaria okhotensis To be filled. 19
Cucumaria pallida pale sea cucumber Eastern Pacific 26
Cucumaria paraglacialis To be filled.
Cucumaria piperata salt and pepper sea cucumber Eastern Pacific 6 TL
Cucumaria pseudocurata tar spot sea cucumber Eastern Pacific
Cucumaria pulcherrima Western Atlantic
Cucumaria savelijevae To be filled.
Cucumaria saxicola To be filled.
Cucumaria serrata Antarctic Indian Ocean
Cucumaria sinorbis To be filled.
Cucumaria sykion To be filled.
Cucumaria syracusana To be filled. 7
Cucumaria tergestina Mediterranean
Cucumaria tetracentriophora To be filled. 11
Cucumaria vaneyi Antarctic Indian Ocean
Cucumaria vegae tiny black sea cucumber Eastern Pacific
Cucumaria webbi To be filled.
Cucumella indonesia To be filled. 1.79999995231628
Cucumella triplex To be filled. 2
Duasmodactyla turriculacava To be filled. 2.59999990463257
Echinocucumis hispida Antarctic Indian Ocean
Echinocucumis kirrilyae Antarctic Indian Ocean 0.6 TL
Echinocucumis tenera To be filled.
Ekmocucumis denticulata Antarctic Atlantic
Ekmocucumis steineni Antarctic
Euthyonacta solida Western Atlantic
Hemioedema goreensis To be filled.
Hemioedema gruveli To be filled.
Heterocucumis denticulata Antarctic Indian Ocean
Heterocucumis georgiana Antarctic Indian Ocean
Heterocucumis godeffroyi wedging sea cucumber Southeast Pacific and Ant
Heterocucumis steineni Antarctic and Southwest A
Leptopentacta elongata Atlantic and the Mediterr 15
Leptopentacta imbricata Indo-West Pacific.
Leptopentacta punctabipeda Northwest Pacific
Leptopentacta pygmaea Western Central Pacific
Leptopentacta tergestina Atlantic and the Mediterr 7.59999990463257
Loisettea amphictena Eastern Indian Ocean 9.64999961853027
Mensamaria intercedens Indo-West Pacific
Microchoerus splendidus Antarctic Atlantic 4
Neocnus incubans Mediterranean Sea. 0.600000023841858
Neocucumella bicolumnata To be filled.
Ocnus brunneus Northeast Atlantic
Ocnus glacialis Arctic and Northeast Atla
Ocnus grubei Mediterranean Sea.
Ocnus koellikeri Atlantic and the Mediterr 27
Ocnus lacteus Atlantic and the Mediterr
Ocnus petiti Mediterranean Sea.
Ocnus planci Atlantic and the Mediterr
Ocnus pygmaeus Western Atlantic
Ocnus sacculus To be filled. 1.12000000476837
Ocnus surinamensis Central Atlantic.
Ocnus suspectus Western Central Atlantic
Ocnus syracusanus Mediterranean.
Panningia bispicula To be filled.
Panningia hyndmanni Atlantic and the Mediterr
Panningia mauritanica To be filled. 8.5 TL
Paracucumaria capense Southeast Atlantic 3.59999990463257
Paracucumaria hyndmanni To be filled. 5
Parathyone surinamensis To be filled.
Pawsonellus africanus To be filled.
Pawsonia saxicola Atlantic and the Mediterr
Pentacta anceps pink cucumber Indo-West Pacific
Pentacta inornatus Northwest Pacific
Pentacta peterseni To be filled.
Pentacta pygmaea Western Atlantic
Pentacta quadrangularis Northwest Pacific
Pentacta tessellara To be filled. 3.29999995231628
Plesiocolochirus armatus Northwest Pacific
Plesiocolochirus australis Indo-West Pacific
Plesiocolochirus dispar To be filled.
Plesiocolochirus ignavus To be filled. 5
Plesiocolochirus inornatus Western Pacific
Pseudocnella sykion To be filled.
Pseudocnus dubiosus dubious sea cucumber Eastern Pacific.
Pseudocnus echinatus Northwest Pacific
Pseudocnus intermedia Antarctic Indian Ocean 8 TL
Pseudocnus laevigatus Southwest Pacific and Ant
Pseudocnus leoninoides Southwest Pacific
Pseudocnus lubricus Eastern Pacific 5
Pseudocnus marionensis Antarctic Indian Ocean
Pseudocnus pawsoni To be filled.
Pseudocnus perrieri Perrier's sea cucumber Southern Ocean.
Pseudocnus sentus To be filled. 2.70000004768372
Pseudothyone belli Western Central Atlantic
Pseudothyone raphanus Atlantic and the Mediterr
Psolicrux coatsi Antarctic.
Psolicrux iuvenilesi Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolidiella hickmani To be filled. 1.70000004768372
Psolidiella maculosa To be filled. 2.70000004768372
Psolidiella nigra Southwest Pacific 3.59999990463257
Psolidocnus amokurae To be filled. 1.70000004768372
Psolidocnus farquhari Southwest Pacific 1.29999995231628
Psolidocnus sacculus To be filled. 1.70000004768372
Roweia stephensoni Stephenson's sea cucumber To be filled. 9.5
Sclerodactyla briareus Western Atlantic
Sclerodactyla multipes Northwest Pacific
Squamocnus brevidentis To be filled. 5.5
Squamocnus luteus To be filled. 2
Squamocnus niveus To be filled. 2.79999995231628
Staurocucumis liouvillei Antarctic.
Staurocucumis nocturna Western Central Pacific
Staurocucumis turqueti Antarctic
Staurothyrone rosacea Eastern Indian Ocean
Stereoderma incerta Northeast Atlantic
Stereoderma kirschbergii Atlantic and the Mediterr 1.10000002384186
Thyone anomala Western Central Pacific 3.70000004768372
Thyone benti bent sea cucumber Eastern Pacific 15
Thyone bicornis Western Central Pacific
Thyone cognata Western Atlantic
Thyone fusus Mediterranean Sea.
Thyone gadeana Atlantic and the Mediterr
Thyone herberti Western Indian Ocean 2.70000004768372 TL
Thyone pedata Northwest Pacific
Thyone profusus Western Central Pacific
Thyone pseudofusus Western Central Atlantic
Thyone roscovita Northeast Atlantic
Thyone spinifera Northwest Pacific
Thyonella gemmata green sea cucumber Western Atlantic
Thyonella pervicax Western Central Atlantic
Thyonella surinamensis To be filled.
Thyonidium pellucidum Northeast Atlantic
Trachasina crucifera Western Indian Ocean
Trachycucumis plettenbergi Western Indian Ocean 1.4 TL
Trachythyone baja To be filled. 11
Trachythyone bouvetensis Antarctic Atlantic
Trachythyone crassipeda To be filled.
Trachythyone cynthiae Antarctic Indian Ocean 6 TL
Trachythyone fallax To be filled.
Trachythyone lechleri Southern Ocean.
Trachythyone mackenzieae Antarctic Indian Ocean 6 TL
Trachythyone macphersonae Southwest Pacific
Trachythyone mira To be filled.
Trachythyone muricata Antarctic Indian Ocean
Trachythyone parva Antarctic Atlantic and In 1.79999995231628



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