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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten gracilis (Sars G.O., 1871) 
AphiaID: 124853

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 editorChilophiurina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten Lütken, 1855
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten amitinum var. boreale Hertz, 1927
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten le-danteci Koehler, 1895
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten pattersoni Lyman, 1883
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten sericeum gracilis Semenova, Mileikovsky & Neiss, 1964
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten sericeum var. gracilis Mortensen, 1933
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioglypha gracilis G.O. Sars, 1871 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioglypha signata Verrill, 1882 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura signata (Verrill, 1882) (synonym)
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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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorgracil fransormstjärna  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Bay of Biscay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
From other sources
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (9 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124853
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiocten gracilis (Sars G.O., 1871). 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=124853 on 2014-08-23
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