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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
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  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 Nomenclator Zoologicus, available online at http://uio.mbl.edu/NomenclatorZoologicus/ [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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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Placement in Amphiuridae is doubtful, but placement in Ophiacanthidae likewise. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204836
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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. (2014). Amphilimna Verrill, 1899. 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=204836 on 2014-12-20
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