WoRMS taxon details

Ophiopeza Peters, 1851

204477  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204477)

accepted
Genus
Distichophis Ely, 1942 (synonymized by Devaney (1974))
Species Ophiopeza cylindrica (Hutton, 1872)
Species Ophiopeza exilis Koehler, 1905
Species Ophiopeza ferrugineum (Boehm, 1889) †
Species Ophiopeza kingi Devaney, 1974
Species Ophiopeza spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)

Species Ophiopeza fallax Peters, 1851 represented as Ophiopeza fallax fallax Peters, 1851

Species Ophiopeza aequalis Lyman, 1880 accepted as Ophiopsammus aequalis (Lyman, 1880)
Species Ophiopeza anchista (H.L. Clark, 1911) accepted as Ophiopsammus anchista (H.L. Clark, 1911) (synonym)
Species Ophiopeza assimilis Bell, 1888 accepted as Ophiopsammus assimilis (Bell, 1888)
Species Ophiopeza aster Lyman, 1879 accepted as Cryptopelta aster (Lyman, 1879)
Species Ophiopeza buehleri Hess, 1970 † accepted as Aplocoma buehleri (Hess, 1970) †
Species Ophiopeza conjugens Bell, 1884 accepted as Ophiopsammus yoldii (Lütken, 1856)
Species Ophiopeza custos Koehler, 1897 accepted as Ophioplax custos (Koehler, 1897)
Species Ophiopeza danbyi Farquhar, 1897 accepted as Ophiocoma brevipes Peters, 1851 accepted as Breviturma brevipes (Peters, 1851) (synonymized by H.L. Clark (1915))
Species Ophiopeza dubiosa (de Loriol, 1893) accepted as Ophiopeza spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)
Species Ophiopeza fallax Lütken, 1869 (non Peters, 1851) accepted as Ophiopeza spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)
Species Ophiopeza gracilis (Mortensen, 1924) accepted as Ophiopeza cylindrica (Hutton, 1872)
Species Ophiopeza petersi Lyman, 1878 accepted as Ophiarachnella petersi (Lyman, 1878) (synonym)
Species Ophiopeza portei Guillaume, 1926 † accepted as Sinosura portei (Guillaume, 1926) †
Species Ophiopeza reducta Koehler, 1907 accepted as Ophioplax reducta (Koehler, 1907)
Species Ophiopeza yoldii Lütken, 1856 accepted as Ophiopsammus yoldii (Lütken, 1856)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Peters, W. (1851). Übersicht der an der Küste von Mossambique eingesammelten Ophiuren, unter denen sich zwei neue Gattungen befinden. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1851. 463-466. [details]   
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiopeza Peters, 1851. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204477 on 2018-05-23
Date
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1998-08-04 14:17:36Z
created
2000-10-01 17:04:30Z
changed
2006-09-26 06:56:50Z
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Martinez, Olga
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z
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2018-03-21 15:03:48Z
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original description Peters, W. (1851). Übersicht der an der Küste von Mossambique eingesammelten Ophiuren, unter denen sich zwei neue Gattungen befinden. Bericht über die zur Bekanntmachung geeigneten Verhandlungen der Königlich Preussischen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1851. 463-466. [details]   

original description  (ofDistichophis Ely, 1942) Ely, C.A. 1942. Shallow-water Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea of Hawaii. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Bulletin, 176, 1-63. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

taxonomy source O'Hara, T. D.; Stöhr, S.; Hugall, A. F.; Thuy, B.; Martynov, A. (2018). Morphological diagnoses of higher taxa in Ophiuroidea (Echinodermata) in support of a new classification. European Journal of Taxonomy. (416)., available online at https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2018.416
page(s): 15 [details]  OpenAccess publication 

basis of record Clark, A. M. (1968). Notes on some tropical indo-pacific ophiotrichids and ophiodermatids (Ophiuroidea). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), Zoology. 16(7): 277-322, 1pl. [details]   

additional source Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

additional source  (ofOphiopezella Ljungman, 1872) Nomenclator Zoologicus Online. , available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [details]   

basis of record  (ofOphiopezella Ljungman, 1872) Clark H.L. (1909). Notes on some Australian and Indo-Pacific echinoderms. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 52: 107-135., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25494#page/187/mode/1up [details]   

basis of record  (ofDistichophis Ely, 1942) Stöhr Sabine (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofDistichophis Ely, 1942) Devaney, D. M. (1974). Shallow-water asterozoans of Southeastern Polynesia II. Ophiuroidea. Micronesica. 10(1): 105-204. [details]   
From other sources
Remark In family Ophiuridae in Ludwig (1899).
Type species: Ophiopeza fallax Peters, 1851 by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]