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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza Peters, 1851 
AphiaID: 204477

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 editorOphiodermatina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodermatidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza fallax Lütken, 1869 (non Peters, 1851)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodermatidae Ljungman, 1867
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopezella Ljungman, 1872
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. (1968). Notes on some tropical Indo-Pacific ophiotrichids and ophiodermatids (Ophiuroidea). Bull. Br. Mus (nat. Hist) 16(7): 276-322. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza cylindrica (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza exilis Koehler, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza ferrugineum (Boehm, 1889) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza kingi Devaney, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza fallax Peters, 1851 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza fallax fallax Peters, 1851 (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza aequalis Lyman, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus aequalis (Lyman, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza anchista (H.L. Clark, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus anchista (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza assimilis Bell, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus assimilis (Bell, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza aster Lyman, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopelta aster (Lyman, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza buehleri Hess, 1970 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAplocoma buehleri (Hess, 1970) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza conjugens Bell, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus yoldii (Lütken, 1856)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza custos Koehler, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplax custos (Koehler, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza danbyi Farquhar, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma brevipes Peters, 1851 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma (Breviturma) brevipes Peters, 1851
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza dubiosa (de Loriol, 1893) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza fallax Lütken, 1869 (non Peters, 1851) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza petersi Lyman, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarachnella petersi (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza portei Guillaume, 1926 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSinosura portei (Guillaume, 1926) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza reducta Koehler, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplax reducta (Koehler, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza yoldii Lütken, 1856 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus yoldii (Lütken, 1856)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In family Ophiuridae in Ludwig (1899).
Type species: Ophiopeza fallax Peters, 1851 by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204477
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
1998-08-04 14:17:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-10-01 17:04:30Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-26 06:56:50Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiopeza Peters, 1851. 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=204477 on 2014-10-21
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