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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocladus africanus Mortensen, 1933 
AphiaID: 213436

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 editorAstrocladus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrocladus Verrill, 1899
Sources  original description Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea). Vidensk. Meddel. Kjobenhavn 93: 215-490. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]

Link 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 other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Distribution: South Africa, not known more precisely. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: unknown; only one specimen recorded. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213436
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2000-04-13 19:06:52Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-04-25 20:18:50Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Astrocladus africanus Mortensen, 1933. 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=213436 on 2014-09-16
  
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