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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma alternans Endean, 1964

212380  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212380)

Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (junior homonym of O. alternans v. Martens, 1870)
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Endean, R. 1963. A new species of brittle-star (Echinodermata. Ophiuroidea) from northern New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 88(3), 295-297. [details]   
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution New South Wales  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality contained in New South Wales [details]
Stöhr, S. (2012). Ophiocoma alternans Endean, 1964. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2017). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212380 on 2017-12-15

Date
action
by
2000-07-24 07:28:46Z
created
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2007-08-27 13:50:37Z
checked
2012-09-26 14:54:03Z
changed

original description Endean, R. 1963. A new species of brittle-star (Echinodermata. Ophiuroidea) from northern New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, 88(3), 295-297. [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy [junior homonym of Ophiocoma alternans von Martens, 1870 = Ophiocoma scolopendrina Clark, 1921] (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Holotype in Australian Museum, Sydney (Australia) J7344; paratypes in Australian Museum, Sydney (Australia) J7345 (23 specimens). Type locality: Hastings Point, northern New South Wales (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 


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