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Family: Psolidae (See list of species below)

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50 species with fin ray counts including ? spines in dorsal and ? in anal fins (see list below)


Echinopsolus acanthocola
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Lissothuria antillensis
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Lissothuria braziliensis
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Lissothuria ornata
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Neopsolidium kerguelensis
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Pseudopsolus macquariensis
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Psolidium bidiscum
[Pale creeping pedal sea cucumber]
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Psolidium complanatum
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Psolidium disciformis
[Small white rock sea cucumber]
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Psolidium ekmani
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Psolidium ephippifer
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Psolidium eubullatum
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Psolidium gaini
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Psolidium gracile
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Psolidium incertum
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Psolidium normani
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Psolidium ornatum
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Psolidium panamense
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Psolidium pawsoni
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Psolidium planum
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Psolidium poriferum
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Psolidium schnabelae
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Psolidium tenue
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Psolus antarcticus
[Antarctic rock sea cucumber]
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Psolus arnaudi
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Psolus boholensis
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Psolus charcoti
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Psolus cherbonnieri
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Psolus chitinoides
[Slipper sea cucumber]
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Psolus complanatus
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Psolus diomedeae
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Psolus dubiosus
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Psolus ephippifer
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Psolus fabricii
[Scarlet psolus]
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Psolus hypsinotus
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Psolus japonicus
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Psolus koehleri
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Psolus macrolepis
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Psolus marcusi
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Psolus neozolanicus
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Psolus paradubiosus
[Basket rock sea cucumber]
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Psolus parvulus
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Psolus patagonicus
[Patagonian rock sea cucumber]
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Psolus peronii
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Psolus phantapus
[Arctic armored cucumber]
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Psolus pourtalesii
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Psolus solidus
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Psolus squamatus
[White creeping pedal sea cucumber]
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Psolus tesselatus
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Psolus vitoriae
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50 Species of Family Psolidae
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Sort by: Species Length
Scientific Name English Name Distribution Max. Length (cm)
Echinopsolus acanthocola Antarctic Atlantic 2.29999995231628
Lissothuria antillensis To be filled.
Lissothuria braziliensis Western Atlantic
Lissothuria ornata Eastern Pacific.
Neopsolidium kerguelensis Antarctic Indian Ocean. 5.5 TL
Pseudopsolus macquariensis Antarctic Indian Ocean (
Psolidium bidiscum Pale creeping pedal sea cucumber Eastern Pacific 3
Psolidium complanatum Eastern Indian Ocean
Psolidium disciformis Small white rock sea cucumber Southeast Pacific
Psolidium ekmani To be filled. 1.35000002384186
Psolidium ephippifer To be filled.
Psolidium eubullatum To be filled. 1.20000004768372
Psolidium gaini Antarctic Atlantic
Psolidium gracile To be filled. 2.09999990463257
Psolidium incertum Antarctic 1.79999995231628
Psolidium normani Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolidium ornatum To be filled.
Psolidium panamense To be filled. 2.09999990463257
Psolidium pawsoni Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolidium planum To be filled. 1.5
Psolidium poriferum Antarctic.
Psolidium schnabelae Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolidium tenue Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolus antarcticus Antarctic rock sea cucumber Southeast Pacific and Ant
Psolus arnaudi Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolus boholensis Western Central Pacific
Psolus charcoti Antarctic
Psolus cherbonnieri Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolus chitinoides Slipper sea cucumber Eastern Pacific. 12.5 TL
Psolus complanatus Western Central Pacific
Psolus diomedeae Eastern Pacific.
Psolus dubiosus Antarctic Atlantic
Psolus ephippifer Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolus fabricii Scarlet psolus Arctic, Northeast Pacific
Psolus hypsinotus Northern Atlantic.
Psolus japonicus Northeast Pacific and the
Psolus koehleri Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolus macrolepis To be filled.
Psolus marcusi To be filled.
Psolus neozolanicus Southwest Pacific
Psolus paradubiosus Basket rock sea cucumber Southeast Pacific and Ant
Psolus parvulus Antarctic Indian Ocean
Psolus patagonicus Patagonian rock sea cucumber Patagonia
Psolus peronii Arctic and Northeast Paci
Psolus phantapus Arctic armored cucumber Arctic, Northeast Pacific
Psolus pourtalesii Atlantic Ocean.
Psolus solidus To be filled. 1.89999997615814
Psolus squamatus White creeping pedal sea cucumber Atlantic and the Pacific.
Psolus tesselatus Northeast Atlantic.
Psolus vitoriae To be filled.



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