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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 123579

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 editorEuryalida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronychidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstronyx tenuispina Verrill, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia tenuispina (Verrill, 1884)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronychidae Ljungman, 1867
Sources  original description Verrill, A. E. (1899). North American Ophiuroidea. I. Revision of certain families and genera of West Indian ophiurans. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy Arts and Sciences. 10(7), 301-371. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia abyssicola (Lyman, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia excavata (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia plana (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia tenuispina (Verrill, 1884)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia bispinosa Koehler, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia tenuispina (Verrill, 1884)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Attributes Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSupporting structure & enclosure Endoskeleton » Structure Solid » Composition Calcareous > High-magnesium calcite (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata) [details]

LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123579
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S.; Hansson, H. (2007). Astrodia Verrill, 1899. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2016). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/Ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123579 on 2016-12-05
   
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