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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus Leach, 1815 
AphiaID: 123586

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 editorGorgonocephalidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus caputmedusae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalidae Ljungman, 1867
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalidae Ljungman, 1867
Sources  original description Leach W.E. (1815). The Zoological Miscellany; Being Descriptions of New, or Interesting Animals. Vol. 2. R.P. Nodder, London., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91182#page/7/mode/1up [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormedusahoder  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormedusahovud  [details]
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taxa (31)

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus arcticus Leach, 1819
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus caputmedusae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus chilensis (Philippi, 1858)
  » Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus chilensis var. novaezelandiae Mortensen, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus chilensis (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus diomedeae Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus dolichodactylus Döderlein, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus eucnemis (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus lamarckii (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus pustulatum (H.L. Clark, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus sundanus Döderlein, 1927
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus tuberosus Döderlein, 1902

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus agassizi (Stimpson, 1854) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus arcticus Leach, 1819
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus arborescens (L. Agassiz, 1839) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrospartus mediterraneus (Risso, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus caryi (Lyman, 1860) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus eucnemis (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus cornutum Koehler, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocladus exiguus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus cornutus Koehler, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocladus exiguus (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus japonicus Döderlein, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus eucnemis (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus laevigatus Koehler, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodendrum laevigatum (Koehler, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus lamarcki J Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus lamarckii (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus levigatus Koehler, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodendrum laevigatum (Koehler, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus linckii Lyman, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus caputmedusae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus malmgreni (Danielssen & Koren, 1877) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus eucnemis (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus moluccanus Döderlein, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus pustulatum (H.L. Clark, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus pectinatus Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus pustulatum (H.L. Clark, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus pourtalesii (Lyman, 1875) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus chilensis (Philippi, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus robillardi de Loriol, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroglymma sculptum (Döderlein, 1896)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus sagaminum Döderlein, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodendrum sagaminum (Döderlein, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus sagaminus Döderlein, 1902 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodendrum sagaminum (Döderlein, 1902)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus scutatum (Fleming, 1828) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus caputmedusae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus stimpsoni (Verrill, 1869) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus eucnemis (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus verrucosus Grube, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrospartus mediterraneus (Risso, 1826)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo YouTube 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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 editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Asterias caputmedusae Linnaeus, 1758 (as Asterias caput-medusae) by subsequent designation (Clark, 1915). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123586
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
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. (2014). Gorgonocephalus Leach, 1815. 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=123586 on 2014-09-02
  
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