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SourceID6293
NameClark, A.M. (1980). Some Ophiuroidea from the Seychelles islands and Inhaca, Mozambique. Rev. Zool. Afr. 94(3): 533-558.
Type Publication
IMIS-ID22337
AbstractThe collection comprises 27 species of ophiurids from Mahe and Praslin, Seychelles, and 16 species (some the same) from Inhaca, Delagoa Bay, Mozambique> Included are new records for Amphiura ambigua Koehler (found to be viviparous), ophiactis picteti (de Loriol), Ophiosphaera insignis Brock and Ophiopeza spinosa (Ljungman) from Mahe amd Ophiura kinbergi (Ljungman) from Inhaca. Comments are included on Ophiothrix (Keystonia) propinqua Lyman - transferred to the genus Macrophiothrix, some other anomalous specimens of Macrophiothrix, variations found in Ophiothela venusta (de Loriol) and O. tigris Lyman, a modification of certain podia in Ophiocoma pusilla (Brock) and the synonymy of paracrocnida sacensis (Balinsky) with P. oersica (Mortensen).
Taxa
(9)
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) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura ambigua Koehler, 1905 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) ambigua Koehler, 1905 (basis of record)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocnema venusta de Loriol, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothela venusta (de Loriol, 1900) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocnemis venusta de Loriol, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothela venusta (de Loriol, 1900) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioteresis elegans Bell, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothela tigris Lyman, 1871 (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix propinqua Lyman, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix propinqua (Lyman, 1861) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix triloba von Martens, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix propinqua (Lyman, 1861) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotrichoides propinqua (Lyman, 1861) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix propinqua (Lyman, 1861) (source of synonymy)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParacrocnida persica Mortensen, 1940 (source of synonymy)
Distributions
(56)
Aldabra for Amphiura ambigua Koehler, 1905
Kenya for Ophionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933
Madagascar for Ophiocoma pusilla (Brock, 1888)
Madagascar for Ophionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933  (doubtful)
Madagascar for Ophiopeza spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)
Madagascar for Ophiosphaera insignis Brock, 1888
Madagascar for Ophiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866
Mauritius for Ophionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933
Mozambique for Amphioplus (Lymanella) integer (Ljungman, 1867)
Mozambique for Amphiura candida Ljungman, 1867
Mozambique for Macrophiothrix aspidota (Müller & Troschel, 1842)  (doubtful)
Mozambique for Macrophiothrix hirsuta cheneyi (Lyman, 1862)
Mozambique for Macrophiothrix propinqua (Lyman, 1861)
Mozambique for Ophiactis carnea Ljungman, 1867
Mozambique for Ophiactis savignyi (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Mozambique for Ophiocnemis marmorata (Lamarck, 1816)
Mozambique for Ophiocoma pusilla (Brock, 1888)
Mozambique for Ophiolepis cincta Müller & Troschel, 1842
Mozambique for Ophionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933
Mozambique for Ophiothela venusta (de Loriol, 1900)
Mozambique for Ophiothrix foveolata Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887
Mozambique for Ophiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866
Mozambique for Paracrocnida persica Mortensen, 1940
Red Sea for Ophiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866
Seychelles for Amphiura ambigua Koehler, 1905
Seychelles for Astroboa clavata (Lyman, 1861)
Seychelles for Macrophiothrix demessa (Lyman, 1861)
Seychelles for Macrophiothrix longipeda (Lamarck, 1816)
Seychelles for Macrophiothrix propinqua (Lyman, 1861)
Seychelles for Ophiactis picteti (de Loriol, 1893)
Seychelles for Ophiactis savignyi (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Seychelles for Ophiarachnella gorgonia (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Seychelles for Ophiarachnella septemspinosa (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Seychelles for Ophiocoma brevipes Peters, 1851
Seychelles for Ophiocoma doederleini de Loriol, 1899
Seychelles for Ophiocoma erinaceus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Seychelles for Ophiocoma pica Müller & Troschel, 1842
Seychelles for Ophiocoma pusilla (Brock, 1888)
Seychelles for Ophiocoma scolopendrina (Lamarck, 1816)
Seychelles for Ophiocoma valenciae Müller & Troschel, 1842
Seychelles for Ophiolepis superba H.L. Clark, 1915
Seychelles for Ophionereis porrecta Lyman, 1860
Seychelles for Ophionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933  (doubtful)
Seychelles for Ophiopeza dubiosa (de Loriol, 1893)
Seychelles for Ophiopeza spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)
Seychelles for Ophioplocus imbricata (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Seychelles for Ophiosphaera insignis Brock, 1888
Seychelles for Ophiothela tigris Lyman, 1871
Seychelles for Ophiothela venusta (de Loriol, 1900)
Seychelles for Ophiothrix exigua Lyman, 1874  (doubtful)
Seychelles for Ophiothrix trilineata Lütken, 1869
Seychelles for Ophiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866
South Africa (country) for Ophionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933
South Africa (country) for Ophiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866
Tanzania for Ophionereis vivipara Mortensen, 1933
Tanzania for Ophiosphaera insignis Brock, 1888
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