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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogomphus Lyman, 1869 
AphiaID: 242463

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 editorAstrogomphus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogomphus vallatus Lyman, 1869
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGorgonocephalidae Ljungman, 1867
Sources  original description Lyman, T. (1869). Preliminary report on the Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae dredged in deep water between Cuba and Florida Reef. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 1, 309-354. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogomphus rudis Verrill, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogomphus vallatus Lyman, 1869

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogomphus munita Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrozona munita (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrogomphus munitus Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrozona munita (Koehler, 1904)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Attributes Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSupporting structure & enclosure Endoskeleton » Structure Solid » Composition Calcareous > High-magnesium calcite (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata) [details]

LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:242463
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2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  created  Stöhr, Sabine
2016-10-03 13:50:39Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2016). Astrogomphus Lyman, 1869. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2016). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=242463 on 2016-12-02
   
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