WoRMS taxon details

Ophiactis balli (W. Thompson, 1840)

125110  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125110)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution In depths of 30 to more than 200 m, in crevices in rocks, stones, shells, worm tubes, etc. often with Ophiopholis...  
Distribution In depths of 30 to more than 200 m, in crevices in rocks, stones, shells, worm tubes, etc. often with Ophiopholis aculeata. Common oof the south, west and northeast coasts of the British Isles [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiactis balli (W. Thompson, 1840). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=125110 on 2018-04-26
Date
action
by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-06-09 16:13:42Z
changed
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
checked
2009-04-01 08:13:38Z
changed

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original description  (ofOphiocoma balli W. Thomson, 1840) Thompson, W. (1840). Contributions towards a knowledge of the Mollusca Nudibranchia and Mollusca Tunicata of Ireland, with descriptions of some apparently new species of Invertebrata. Annals of Natural History, 5: 84-102, pl. 2, available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/22191054 [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 Southward, E.C.; Campbell, A.C. (2006). [Echinoderms: keys and notes for the identification of British species]. Synopses of the British fauna (new series), 56. Field Studies Council: Shrewsbury, UK. ISBN 1-85153-269-2. 272 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Dyntaxa. (2013). Swedish Taxonomic Database. Accessed at www.dyntaxa.se [15-01-2013]., available online at http://www.dyntaxa.se [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  (ofOphiocoma balli W. Thomson, 1840) 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]   

basis of record  (ofOphiocoma goodsiri Forbes, 1840) 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]   

basis of record  (ofAmphiura balli (W. Thompson, 1840)) Stöhr Sabine (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofAmphiura balli (W. Thompson, 1840)) Sars, M. (1861). Oversigt af Norges echinodermer. Udgiven af Videnskabsselskabet i Christiania. 160, XVI plates pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/42988#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Breeding Ophiopluteus larva. Summer [details]

Distribution In depths of 30 to more than 200 m, in crevices in rocks, stones, shells, worm tubes, etc. often with Ophiopholis aculeata. Common oof the south, west and northeast coasts of the British Isles [details]
 

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