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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha abyssicola G.O. Sars, 1871 
AphiaID: 124973

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 editorOphiacanthidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha millespina Verrill, 1879 (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 editorOphiacantha abyssicola otagoensis Fell, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha otagoensis Fell, 1958
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha abyssicola var. otagoensis Fell, 1958 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha otagoensis Fell, 1958
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
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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 [details]
Feedingtype  suspension feeder [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (40 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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124973
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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
2011-05-19 08:10:30Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiacantha abyssicola G.O. Sars, 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=124973 on 2014-09-19
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