WoRMS source details

Balinsky, J.B. (1957). The Ophiuroidea of Inhaca Island. Ann. Natal Mus. 14: 1-33.
6248
Publication
Description of 40 Ophiuroids species from Inhaca Island, with a key to the families found on Inhaca and ecological notes.
Date
action
by
2013-01-12 18:30:12Z
created
db_admin

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) angularis Lyman, 1879 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) inhacensis J.B. Balinsky, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) dejectoides H.L. Clark, 1939 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) africana (J.B. Balinsky, 1957) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura africana J.B. Balinsky, 1957 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) africana (J.B. Balinsky, 1957) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura inhacensis J.B. Balinsky, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) dejectoides H.L. Clark, 1939 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura kalki Balinsky, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) candida Ljungman, 1867 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphylicus androphorus Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodaphne scripta (Koehler, 1904) (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix mossambica J.B Balinsky, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix demessa (Lyman, 1861) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix propinqua (Lyman, 1861) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis delagoa J.B. Balinsky, 1957 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomella sexradia (Duncan, 1887) (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomastix variabilis Koehler, 1905 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys africana Balinsky, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) africana (J.B. Balinsky, 1957) (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophragmus sacensis Balinsky, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacrocnida persica Mortensen, 1940 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix echinotecta Balinsky, 1957 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix (Ophiothrix) echinotecta Balinsky, 1957 (original description)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix foveolata Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix (Ophiothrix) foveolata Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix proteus Koehler, 1905 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix (Acanthophiothrix) proteus Koehler, 1905 (additional source)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix trilineata Lütken, 1869 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix (Ophiothrix) trilineata Lütken, 1869 (additional source)
Mauritius for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus (Lymanella) integer (Ljungman, 1867) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) angularis Lyman, 1879 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura inhacensis J.B. Balinsky, 1957 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura kalki Balinsky, 1957 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphylicus androphorus Mortensen, 1933 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroboa nigra Döderlein, 1911 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix aspidota (Müller & Troschel, 1842) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix hirsuta (Müller & Troschel, 1842) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix longipeda (Lamarck, 1816) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix mossambica J.B Balinsky, 1957 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophthalmus (Chaenostoma) boscii Audouin, 1826 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis carnea Ljungman, 1867 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis delagoa J.B. Balinsky, 1957 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis hemiteles H.L. Clark, 1915  (doubtful)
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis lymani Ljungman, 1872 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis modesta Brock, 1888 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis parva Mortensen, 1926 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis savignyi (Müller & Troschel, 1842) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocentrus dilatata (Koehler, 1905) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma erinaceus Müller & Troschel, 1842 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma insularia Lyman, 1861  (inaccurate)
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma parva H.L. Clark, 1915 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pica Müller & Troschel, 1842 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pusilla (Brock, 1888) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma scolopendrina (Lamarck, 1816) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma valenciae Müller & Troschel, 1842 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolepis cincta Müller & Troschel, 1842 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomastix notabilis H.L. Clark, 1938 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomastix venosa Peters, 1851 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys africana Balinsky, 1957 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionereis australis (H.L. Clark, 1923) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionereis porrecta Lyman, 1860 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopezella decorata Mortensen, 1933 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophragmus sacensis Balinsky, 1957 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothela beauforti (Engel, 1949) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothela dividua von Martens, 1879 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix echinotecta Balinsky, 1957 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotrichoides propinqua (Lyman, 1861) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacophiothrix foveolata (Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacophiothrix proteus (Koehler, 1905) 
Mozambique for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlacophiothrix trilineata (Lütken, 1869) 
Praia da Polana for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphylicus androphorus Mortensen, 1933 
Seychelles for Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma valenciae Müller & Troschel, 1842 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Coloration: General colour from deep violet on one side through shades of red to orange on the other. Disc with ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Colour in life: brown or red cross-bands across the arms (Balinsky, 1957). Also distributed in Australia (Kalk ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Colour in life: disc black with narrow white bands across the arms. Oral arm plates brownish (Balinsky, ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Colour in life: one median and two lateral yellow longitudinal stripes along the aboral arm plates, separated by ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Description: colour brownish, with a light line along the aboral side of the arm. Habitat: Cymodocea beds ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Description

Description: disc colour greenish, yellowish or brownish, variegated with white. Disc scales bare in young ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Habitat

commensal of some Echinodiscus (Balinsky, 1957). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Holotype

Holotype Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) 3758, paratypes Museum ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Holotype

Holotype Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvatd University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) 5247. Type locality: ... [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor synonymy

Implied in the synonymy of the genus Placophiothrix with Ophiothrix [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor synonymy

Implied in the synonymy of the genus Placophiothrix with Ophiothrix [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor synonymy

In Subgenus Ophiothrix [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor Type locality

Polana Beach, Inhaca (Mozambique) (Balinsky, 1957). [details]