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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 204836

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 editorGnathophiurina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocnida olivacea Lyman, 1869
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiuridae Ljungman, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphitarsus H.L. Clark, 1941 (synonymized by Devaney (1974))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnamphiura H.L. Clark, 1939
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSinophiura Liao, 1983 (revision)
Sources  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 editorAmphilimna cribriformis A.M. Clark, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna granulosa Liao, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna mirabilis (H.L. Clark, 1941)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna multispina Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna nike Schoener, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna olivacea (Lyman, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna polyacantha Liao, 1983
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna sinica Liao, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna tanyodes Devaney, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna transacta (Koehler, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna valida (Clark, 1939)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna caribea (Ljungman, 1872) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsila caribea (Ljungman, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna libera (Koehler, 1907) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDougaloplus libera (Koehler, 1907)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna pentacantha H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDougaloplus amphacanthus (McClendon, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphilimna sexradia (Duncan, 1887) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomella sexradia (Duncan, 1887)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Placement in Amphiuridae is doubtful, but placement in Ophiacanthidae likewise. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204836
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-05 08:30:55Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2015). Amphilimna Verrill, 1899. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2015) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=204836 on 2016-02-06
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