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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoplax Bell, 1884 
AphiaID: 203951

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 editorOphiomyxina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomyxidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoplax (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoplax ophiodes Bell, 1884 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomyxidae Ljungman, 1867
Source  basis of record Scudder, Samuel H. (1882). Nomenclator zoologicus. An alphabetical list of all generic names that have been employed by naturalists for recent and fossil animals from the earliest times to the close of the year 1879. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 19: xix, [2 lists] 1-376 [supplemental to Agassiz], 1-340 [universal list]., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1143 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoplax crassipes Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoplax ophiodes Bell, 1884
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:203951
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-06-07 10:36:39Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-25 06:54:45Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2007-11-15 15:20:06Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2015). Neoplax. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2015) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=203951 on 2016-02-08
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