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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma L. Agassiz, 1835 
AphiaID: 123592

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 editorOphiurida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGnathophiurina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocominae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma echinata (Lamarck, 1816)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomidae Ljungman, 1867
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocominae
Sources 
status source Devaney, D.M. (1970). Studies on ophiocomid brittlestars. I. A new genus (Clarkcoma) of Ophiocominae with a re-evaluation of the genus Ophiocoma. Smithson. Contr. Zool. 51: 1-41. [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) Stöhr, Boissin & Hoareau, 2013
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) brevipes Peters, 1851
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) doederleini de Loriol, 1899
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) krohi Stöhr, Boissin & Hoareau, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma aegyptiaca Soliman, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma aethiops Lütken, 1859
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma alexandri Lyman, 1860
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma anaglyptica Ely, 1944
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma cynthiae Benavides-Serrato & O'Hara, 2008
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma echinata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma endeani Rowe & Pawson, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma erinaceus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma hessi Rasmussen, 1972 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma ishidai Kutscher & Jagt, 2000 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma longispina H.L. Clark, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma macroplaca (H.L. Clark, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma occidentalis H.L. Clark, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma paucigranulata Devaney, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pica Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pumila Lütken, 1856
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pusilla (Brock, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma rasmusseni Hess, 1960 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma schoenleinii Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma scolopendrina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma senonensis (Valette, 1915) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma valenciae Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma wendtii Müller & Troschel, 1842

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma marmorata Marktanner-Turneretscher, 1887 (taxon inquirendum, unclear status)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma squamata (Lamarck, 1816) (nomen dubium, synonym of Ophiura squamata, but real status unknown)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma brevipes Peters, 1851 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) brevipes Peters, 1851 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma doederleini de Loriol, 1899 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) doederleini de Loriol, 1899 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma krohi Stöhr, Boissin & Hoareau, 2013 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) krohi Stöhr, Boissin & Hoareau, 2013 (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma alternans von Martens, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma scolopendrina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma alternans Endean, 1964 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma endeani Rowe & Pawson, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma arctica Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma balli W. Thomson, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis balli (W. Thompson, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma bellis ?Forbes, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopholis aculeata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma bidentata Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma bollonsi Farquhar, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkcoma bollonsi (Farquhar, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma brachiata Forbes, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocnida brachiata (Montagu, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma brevispinosa Smith, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma brevipes Peters, 1851 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) brevipes Peters, 1851
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma canaliculata Lütken, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkcoma canaliculata (Lütken, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma crassispina (Say, 1825) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma echinata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma delicata H.L. Clark, 1932 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarachna delicata (H.L. Clark, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma didelphys Wyville Thomson, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vivipara Ljungman, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma echinulata Forbes, 1852 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma filiformis accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura filiformis (O.F. Müller, 1776)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma goodsiri Forbes, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiactis balli (W. Thompson, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma granulata Forbes, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomina nigra (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma insularia Lyman, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma isocantha (Say, 1825) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiostigma isocanthum (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma latilanxa Murakami, 1943 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pusilla (Brock, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma lineolata Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pica Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma lubrica Koehler, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma scolopendrina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma minuta Forbes, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix fragilis (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma molaris Lyman, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma scolopendrina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma nigra (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomina nigra (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma nigru (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomina nigra (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma nilssoni Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomina nigra (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma ocellata v. Martens, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarachna incrassata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma papillosa Lyman, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopteris papillosa (Lyman, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma parva H.L. Clark, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomella sexradia (Duncan, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma picta Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarthrum pictum (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pulchra H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkcoma canaliculata (Lütken, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma punctata Koehler, 1930 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorClarkcoma canaliculata (Lütken, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma punctata Forbes, 1841 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParamphiura punctata (Forbes, 1841)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma raschi G.O. Sars, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomina nigra (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma riisei Lütken, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma wendtii Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma rosula Forbes, 1839 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix fragilis (Abildgaard, in O.F. Müller, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma sannio Lyman, 1861 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma pica Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma schoenleini Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma schoenleinii Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma similanensis Bussarawit & Rowe, 1985 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma erinaceus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma tartarea Lyman, 1862 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma erinaceus Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma ternispina von Martens, 1870 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma tumida Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma echinata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma variabilis Grube, 1857 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma scolopendrina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma variegata E. A. Smith, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) dentata Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma wendti Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma wendtii Müller & Troschel, 1842
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType species Ophiura echinata Lamarck, 1816 by subsequent designation, see Clark, H.L. (1915) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). In family Ophiuridae in Ludwig (1899). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123592
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2008-10-15 08:22:19Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiocoma L. Agassiz, 1835. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2014) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123592 on 2014-12-22
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