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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Ophiocomidae Ljungman, 1867

152490  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:152490)

accepted
Family
Ophiocoma L. Agassiz, 1836 (type by original designation)
Ophiocominae (removed by O'Hara et al., 2017)
marine
Description The most dominant family in the tropics. Jaws triangular with numerous lateral papillae along the edge of the oral plates,...  
Description The most dominant family in the tropics. Jaws triangular with numerous lateral papillae along the edge of the oral plates, and with a cluster of papillae at the apex of each jaw. Richmond 1997 <282>. [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiocomidae Ljungman, 1867. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/Ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=152490 on 2018-05-27
Date
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2005-04-12 09:49:49Z
created
2005-12-30 14:07:12Z
changed
2007-07-12 08:44:07Z
changed
2008-10-08 14:58:54Z
changed
2012-09-14 07:57:08Z
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2018-03-14 11:46:55Z
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basis of record Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Hayward, P.J.; Ryland, J.S. (Ed.). (1990). The marine fauna of the British Isles and North-West Europe: 1. Introduction and protozoans to arthropods. Clarendon Press: Oxford, UK. ISBN 0-19-857356-1. 627 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Description The most dominant family in the tropics. Jaws triangular with numerous lateral papillae along the edge of the oral plates, and with a cluster of papillae at the apex of each jaw. Richmond 1997 <282>. [details]

Remark In order Chylophiurida in Devaney 1970. [details]
 



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Japanese フサクモヒトデ  [details]

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