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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten sericeum (Forbes, 1852) 
AphiaID: 124860

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 kroeyeri Lütken, 1855 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura sericea Forbes, 1852 (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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Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten sericeum gracilis Semenova, Mileikovsky & Neiss, 1964 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten gracilis (Sars G.O., 1871)
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten sericeum var. gracilis Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten gracilis (Sars G.O., 1871)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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Arctic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArctic Ocean [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Coast of England [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanadian Exclusive Economic Zone [Arctic part] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (42 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (89 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (22 nucleotides; 22 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Laurentian Channel (bathyal zone)(=Honguedo Strait) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat bathyal of the Gulf and estuary [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIdentification Ophiocten sericeum Auctt., non (Forbes, 1852) (p.p.) is Ophiocten gracilis (G.O. Sars, 1871). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Ophiocten sericium [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124860
Taxonomic
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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 sericeum (Forbes, 1852). 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=124860 on 2014-08-01
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