WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha abyssicola G.O. Sars, 1872

124973  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124973)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Sars, G.O. (1872). Nye Echinodermer fra den norske kyst. Forhandlinger i Videnskabs-selskabet i Christiania. 1871, 1-31., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/150966#page/5/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 
Stöhr, S.; Hansson, H. (2016). Ophiacantha abyssicola. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2017). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124973 on 2017-12-18

Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
checked
2011-05-19 08:10:30Z
changed
2016-10-20 11:35:52Z
changed

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original description Sars, G.O. (1872). Nye Echinodermer fra den norske kyst. Forhandlinger i Videnskabs-selskabet i Christiania. 1871, 1-31., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/150966#page/5/mode/1up [details]  OpenAccess publication 

original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha millespina Verrill, 1879) Verrill, A. E. (1880 [1879 volume]). Notice of recent additions to the marine invertebrata of the northeastern coast of America, with descriptions of new genera and species and critical remarks on others. Part I. Annelida, Gephyraea, Nemertina, Nematoda, Polyzoa, Tunicata, Mollusca, Anthozoa, Echinodermata, Porifera. Proceedings of the United States National Museum. 2: 165-205. [issue for 1879]., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7303133 [details]   

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]   

additional source BODC. (2009). Species list from the British Oceanographic Data Centre.  [details]   

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha millespina Verrill, 1879) 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]   

context source (Deepsea) Smirnov I.S., Piepenburg D., Ahearn C., Juterzenka K.V. (2014). Deep-sea fauna of European seas: An annotated species check-list of benthic invertebrates living deeper than 2000 m in the seas bordering Europe. Ophiuroidea. Invertebrate Zoology. Vol.11. No.1: 192–209 [in English]. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype MCZ OPH-1903 [details]
 

Feeding Type
suspension feeder [details]