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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus eucnemis (Müller & Troschel, 1842) 
AphiaID: 124969

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus Leach, 1815
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophyton caryi Lyman, 1860
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophyton eucnemis Müller & Troschel, 1842 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophyton malmgreni Danielssen & Koren, 1877 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophyton stimpsoni Verrill, 1869
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus caryi (Lyman, 1860) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus japonicus Döderlein, 1902 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus malmgreni (Danielssen & Koren, 1877) (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalus stimpsoni (Verrill, 1869) (synonym)
Sources  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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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Beaufort Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBeaufort Sea [details]
Gulf of Saint Lawrence
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of St. Lawrence [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 editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
(no group)
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 Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (4 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (59 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (16 nucleotides; 5 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 editorDistribution lower North Shore; Prince Edward Island (from the northern tip of Miscou Island, N.B. to Cape Breton Island south of Cheticamp, including the Northumberland Strait and Georges Bay to the Canso Strait causeway) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Juveniles are known to live on, or in, the polyps of alvyonarians (Patent, 1970) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat infralittoral and circalittoral of the Gulf and estuary [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Gorgonocephalus eucnemis
Gorgonocephalus eucnemis
Gorgonocephalus caryi (small)
Gorgonocephalus caryi ...
[image from synonym]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124969
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Gorgonocephalus eucnemis (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=124969 on 2014-08-22
  
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