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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 146130

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 editorOphiopristis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha hirsuta Lyman, 1875
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacanthidae Ljungman, 1867
Sources 
redescription Paterson, G.L.J. (1985). The deep-sea Ophiuroidea of the north Atlantic Ocean. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology 49(1): 1-162., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2273511 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis axiologus H.L. Clark, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis dissidens (Koehler, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis ensifera Verrill, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis gadensis Rodrigues et al., 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis hirsuta (Lyman, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis luctosa (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis mitsuii Murakami, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis procera (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis vestita (Koehler, 1897)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis permixta Koehler, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioprium permixta (Koehler, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis sertata (Lyman, 1869) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta sertata (Lyman, 1869)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The genus was re-established by Paterson (1985). For further comments see also O'Hara & Stöhr (2006). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146130
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-06-04 11:14:29Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2013-02-15 09:53:03Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiopristis Verrill, 1899. 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=146130 on 2014-12-19
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