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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotrichidae Ljungman, 1867 
AphiaID: 123208

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophiurina (Infraorder)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix Müller & Troschel, 1840
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophiurina
Source  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]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnolophus Brock, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLissophiothrix H.L. Clark, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix H.L. Clark, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioaethiops Brock, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocampsis Duncan, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocnemis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiogymna Ljungman, 1866
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolophus Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomaza Lyman, 1871
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophthirius Döderlein, 1898
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammium Lyman, 1874
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopteron Ludwig, 1888
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothela Verrill, 1867
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrichoides Delage & Hérouard, 1903
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotrichoides Ludwig, 1882

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacophiothrix H.L. Clark, 1938 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix (Placophiothrix) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix H.L. Clark, 1938 (alternate representation)

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiothrix H.L. Clark, 1946 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix H.L. Clark, 1938
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocnema accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocnemis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionyx J. Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioteresis Bell, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothela Verrill, 1867
Environment marine
Distribution 
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Attribute Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription All have arms with delicate translucent, thorny spines. The arms are flexible in all directions. Jaws with clusters of papillae on apex but not on the sides. Richmond 1997 <282>. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Spelled Ophiothricidae in NODC family list [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123208
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2005-12-30 14:07:12Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-12 08:44:07Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2007-08-27 13:39:27Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2008-10-08 14:58:54Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2009-03-10 08:50:39Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2010-10-18 09:12:51Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2011-01-21 14:59:46Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2012-09-14 07:57:08Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiotrichidae Ljungman, 1867. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2014) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2014) World Ophiuroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123208 on 2014-09-21
  
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