WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathypectinura H.L. Clark, 1909

123543  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123543)

accepted
Genus
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Strictly following the ICZN rules,...  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Strictly following the ICZN rules, Bathypectinura is a junior homonym of Ophiocrates. However, Ophiocrates was created for a juvenile form and Clark (1909) was unaware of the conspecificity of the species. It may be best to officially suppress Ophiocrates to maintain stability. [details]
Stöhr, S.; Hansson, H. (2007). Bathypectinura H.L. Clark, 1909. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2017). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123543 on 2017-12-18

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-07-12 13:29:01Z
checked

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basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocrates Koehler, 1904) Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Strictly following the ICZN rules, Bathypectinura is a junior homonym of Ophiocrates. However, Ophiocrates was created for a juvenile form and Clark (1909) was unaware of the conspecificity of the species. It may be best to officially suppress Ophiocrates to maintain stability. [details]