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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronychidae Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 123201

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 editorAsteronychidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx Müller & Troschel, 1842 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalida
Sources  original description Verrill, A. E. (1899). Report on the Ophiuroidea collected by the Bahama expedition in 1893. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa. 5(1), 1-86. [details]

identification resource Downey, M.E. 1967. Astronebris tatafilius (Euryale: Asteronychidae), a new genus and species of ophiuroid from the Aleutians, with a revised key to the family Asteronychidae. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 80, 41-46., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/34589376 [details]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorribbormstjärnor  [details]
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taxa (5)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrodia Verrill, 1899
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstronebris Downey, 1967

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstronyx accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuropsis Studer, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteronyx Müller & Troschel, 1842
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123201
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-07-12 08:44:07Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2009-06-23 07:41:53Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2011-07-07 07:16:16Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S.; Hansson, H. (2011). Asteronychidae Verrill, 1899. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2016). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123201 on 2016-09-28
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