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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalidae Ljungman, 1867

123203  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123203)

accepted
Family
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroporpa Örsted & Lütken in Lütken, 1856
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstracme Döderlein, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroboa Döderlein, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocaneum Döderlein, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrochalcis Koehler, 1905
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrochele Verrill, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrochlamys Koehler, 1912
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocladus Verrill, 1899
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroclon Lyman, 1879
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocnida Lyman, 1872
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocrius Döderlein, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocyclus Döderlein, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodendrum Döderlein, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodictyum Döderlein, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroglymma Döderlein, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogomphus Lyman, 1869
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogordius Döderlein, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrohamma Döderlein, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroniwa McKnight, 2000
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophyton Fleming, 1828
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroplegma Döderlein, 1927
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrosierra Baker, 1980
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrospartus Döderlein, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrothamnus Matsumoto, 1915
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrothorax Döderlein, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrothrombus H.L. Clark, 1909
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrotoma Lyman, 1875
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrozona Döderlein, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConocladus H.L. Clark, 1909
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus Leach, 1815
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocrene Bell, 1894
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiozeta Koehler, 1930
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSchizostella A.H. Clark, 1952

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBertingius Domantay & Domantay, 1966 (taxon inquirendum)

Subfamily Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalinae Döderlein, 1911

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroconus Döderlein, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorConocladus H.L. Clark, 1909 (synonymized by Baker (1980))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocynodus A.H. Clark, 1919 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocaneum Döderlein, 1911 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodactylus Döderlein, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroglymma Döderlein, 1927 (homonym of an amphibian)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroglymna Döderlein, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroglymma Döderlein, 1927 (misspelling by Liao (2004))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrohelix Döderlein, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroporpa (Astrohelix) Döderlein, 1930 (lowered to subgenus)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroporpa Lyman, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroporpa Örsted & Lütken in Lütken, 1856 (misspelling)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroraphis Döderlein, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroboa Döderlein, 1911 (synonym)
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostephanus Döderlein, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrothrombus H.L. Clark, 1909 (synonymized by Baker (1980))
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiohelix Koehler, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnolophus Brock, 1888 (synonymized by A.M. Clark (1967))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Ophiurids in which the five arms are very...  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Ophiurids in which the five arms are very branched. They have rings of little hook-like spines forming bands around the branches of each arm. Most remain hidden during the day but come out at night, extending their arms into the water to trap food particles. Richmond 1997 <282>. [details]
Stöhr, S.; Hansson, H. (2012). Gorgonocephalidae Ljungman, 1867. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2017). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/Ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123203 on 2017-12-13

Date
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by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-07-12 08:44:07Z
changed
2009-06-23 07:41:53Z
changed
2012-09-14 07:57:08Z
changed

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

identification resource Turner, R. L.; Boucher, J. M. (2010). Loss of arm spines in the basketstar Astrophyton muricatum (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea: Gorgonocephalidae), with a key to West Indian basketstars. Proceedings Biological Society of Washington. 123(1): 17-26., available online at https://doi.org/10.2988/09-10.1 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophytidae) Lyman, T. (1879). Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae of the “Challenger” expedition. Part II. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass. 6(2), 17-83, 10 pl. [details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Ophiurids in which the five arms are very branched. They have rings of little hook-like spines forming bands around the branches of each arm. Most remain hidden during the day but come out at night, extending their arms into the water to trap food particles. Richmond 1997 <282>. [details]
 



LanguageName 
English Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorbasketstarsChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorbasket stars  [details]
German Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusenhäupterChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonenhäupter  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorテヅルモヅル  [details]
Swedish Checked: verified by a taxonomic editormedusahuvuden  [details]

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