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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx loveni Müller & Troschel, 1842 
AphiaID: 124951

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 editorAsteronyx (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx Müller & Troschel, 1842
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx Müller & Troschel, 1842
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx Cooperi Bell, 1909 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx dispar Lütken & Mortensen, 1899 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx locardi Koehler, 1895 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuraster patersoni Litvinova, 1998 (Junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuropsis lymani Studer, 1884 (synonym)
Sources  original description Müller, J.H.; Troschel, F.H. 1842. System der Asteriden. , 1-134. Vieweg: Braunschweig [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpiprensarormstjärna  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Bay of Biscay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Kattegat
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorKattegat [from specimen] [view specimen]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFinnmark [from specimen] [view specimen]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEngland [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Specimens  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype SMNH Type-3288, locality Finnmark [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype SMNH Type-3732, locality Kattegat [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype SMNH Type-3287, locality Kattegat (SW, as 'Bohuslän, norway as far as Hammerfäst') [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordeumium obesum (Jungersen, 1914) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChordeumium obesum (Jungersen, 1914) (parasitic: endoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMarine Life Information Network - UK 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (12 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (76 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (10 nucleotides; 6 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
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 editorBreeding Large eggs, probably direct development [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution In more than 100 m depth, clinging to sea pens and gorgonians towards the edge of the continental shelf and in some Scottish sea lochs.
Almost cosmopolitan in depths of 100 to 1800 m. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution General distribution: temperate, discontinuous (Pacific and Atlantic Oceans), depth range 62-2963 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also recorded in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Asteronyx loveni J. Müller & Troschel, 1842
Asteronyx loveni J. Mü...
Asteronyx loveni J. Müller & Troschel, 1842
Asteronyx loveni J. Mü...
Asteronyx loveni J. Müller & Troschel, 1842
Asteronyx loveni J. Mü...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124951
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-02-26 14:50:06Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Asteronyx loveni Müller & Troschel, 1842. 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=124951 on 2014-08-22
  
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