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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura elegans (Leach, 1815) 
AphiaID: 125079

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura elegans (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym of suppressed name Ophiura elegans)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura Forbes, 1843
Sources  original description Farquhar, H. 1897. A contribution to the history of N.Z. Echinoderms. Journal Linnean Society Zoology, 26. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (69 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125079
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-08-27 13:50:37Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2011-04-26 07:16:22Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Amphiura elegans (Leach, 1815). 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=125079 on 2014-12-19
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