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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiernus vallincola Lyman, 1878 
AphiaID: 183311

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 editorOphiurida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilophiurina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioleucinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiernus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiernus Lyman, 1878
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiernus Lyman, 1878
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiernus abyssalis Koehler, 1896 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUriopha vallincola Lyman, 1878 (cataloguing mistake)
Sources  original description Lyman, T. 1878. Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae of the “Challenger” expedition. Part I. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass., 5(7), 65-168, 10 pl. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (3 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (16 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
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 editorEcology Ecology: benthic, continental slope, abyssal. General distribution: tropical, east Atlantic Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 439-4934 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: Azores, 1830 m
Lyman, 1827 as authority in Clark & Courtman-Stock (1976).
Syntypes Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) 397 (2 specimens), Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) 844 (2 specimens), whereabouts unknown (14+ specimens) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:183311
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-10-10 16:37:26Z  created  db_admin
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). Ophiernus vallincola Lyman, 1878. 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=183311 on 2014-10-01
  
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