A Systematic Study on Dendrochirotida (Echinodermata: Holothuroidea) in Korea

한국산 수수류 (극피동물 문, 해서 강)의 계통분류학적 연구

  • 노분조 (이화여자대학교 자연과학대학 생물과학과) ;
  • 원정혜 (이화여자대학교 자연과학대학 생물과학과)
  • Published : 1993.12.01


The present study is to examine the taxonomy and distribution of holothurians (especially Subclass Dendrochirotacea) as a part of study on marine invertevrate of Korea. The materials were collected at 10 localities in the coastal seas and islands of Korea from April, 1971 to September, 1992. As a result, 16 dendrochirotida species belonging to 13 genera, 4 families were identified, of which 11 species have not been recorded in Korean fauna before.