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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis macrolepidota Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887 
AphiaID: 212336

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 editorGnathophiurina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis macrolepidota (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis Lütken, 1856
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis acosmeta H.L. Clark, 1938
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis delicata H.L. Clark, 1915
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis parva Mortensen, 1926
Sources  original description Marktanner-Turneretscher, G. 1887. Beschreibung neuer Ophiuriden und Bemerkungen zu bekannten. Annalen des k.k. naturhistorischen Hofmuseums, 2(4), 291-316., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.11717 [details]

source of synonymy Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Israel
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIsrael (introduced: alien[details]
From other sources
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mozambique
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMozambique [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEastern Africa & Madagascar [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Attribute Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype Naturhistorisches Museum, Wien (Austria). Type locality: 'Sydney' (presumably New South Wales) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorIntroduced species vector dispersal in Israel (Nation) : Canals: natural range expansion through man-made canals [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: depth range 0-177 m., tropical, western Indian Ocean, west Pacific Ocean (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212336
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-04 09:28:53Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2000-09-20 08:24:09Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiactis macrolepidota Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887. 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=212336 on 2014-12-20
  
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