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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Acrocnida) 
AphiaID: 123665

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 editorAmphiuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (unsupported synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocnida Gislén, 1926
Rank Subgenus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias brachiata Montagu, 1804
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura Forbes, 1843
Sources  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]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Acrocnida) brachiata (Montagu, 1804) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocnida brachiata (Montagu, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Acrocnida) semisquamata (Koehler, 1914) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocnida semisquamata (Koehler, 1914)
Environment marine
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Some authors have treated Acrocnida as a subgenus or even a synonym of Amphiura, but a formal revision has not been published. Therefore, the name Acrocnida is still valid. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123665
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-02-26 14:50:06Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Amphiura (Acrocnida). 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=123665 on 2014-10-24
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