WoRMS name details

Astrophytidae

196267  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196267)

nomen nudum
Family
marine
Nomenclature This taxon was apparently used as a group name for species of Astrophyton. No formal description of Astrophytidae has been...  
Nomenclature This taxon was apparently used as a group name for species of Astrophyton. No formal description of Astrophytidae has been found and thus it must be regarded as a nomen nudum. [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Astrophytidae. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196267 on 2018-05-23
Date
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by
2005-12-30 14:07:12Z
created
2007-09-17 13:16:00Z
checked
2009-06-23 07:41:53Z
changed
2018-02-23 10:21:58Z
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basis of record Lyman, T. (1879). Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae of the “Challenger” expedition. Part II. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass. 6(2), 17-83, 10 pl. [details]   

additional source Lyman, T. (1869). Preliminary report on the Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae dredged in deep water between Cuba and Florida Reef. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 1, 309-354.
page(s): 347 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature This taxon was apparently used as a group name for species of Astrophyton. No formal description of Astrophytidae has been found and thus it must be regarded as a nomen nudum. [details]