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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Astrocladus africanus Mortensen, 1933

213436  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213436)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea) Papers from Dr. Th. Mortensen's Pacific Expedition 1914-16. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening 93. 65: 215-400. [details]   
Note unknown; only one specimen recorded.  
From other sources
Type locality unknown; only one specimen recorded. [details]
Distribution Distribution: South Africa, not known more precisely.  
Distribution Distribution: South Africa, not known more precisely. [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Astrocladus africanus Mortensen, 1933. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/Ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213436 on 2018-08-18
Date
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2000-04-13 19:06:52Z
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2000-04-25 20:18:50Z
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2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
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original description Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea) Papers from Dr. Th. Mortensen's Pacific Expedition 1914-16. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk Forening 93. 65: 215-400. [details]   

basis of record Clark, A.M. & Courtman-Stock, J. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Distribution Distribution: South Africa, not known more precisely. [details]

Type locality unknown; only one specimen recorded. [details]
 


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