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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys Lütken, 1869 
AphiaID: 205381

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 editorOphionephthys (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys limicola Lütken, 1869
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiuridae 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 editorOphionephthys difficilis (Duncan, 1887)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys limicola Lütken, 1869
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys lowelli A.M. Clark, 1974

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys aestuarii (Matsumoto, 1915) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Ophiopeltis) aestuarii Matsumoto, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys africana Balinsky, 1957 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) africana (J.B. Balinsky, 1957)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys decacantha H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) octacantha (H.L. Clark, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys ecnomiotata (H.L. Clark, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) ecnomiotata H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys heptacantha Mortensen, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) heptacantha (Mortensen, 1940)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys iranica Mortensen, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Ophiopeltis) tenuis (H.L. Clark, 1938)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys magellanica Mortensen, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus (Amphioplus) magellanicus (Mortensen, 1936)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys octacantha H.L. Clark, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) octacantha (H.L. Clark, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys phalerata Lyman, 1874 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Ophiopeltis) phalerata (Lyman, 1874)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys stewartensis Mortensen, 1924 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus (Amphioplus) stewartensis (Mortensen, 1924)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys tenuis H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Ophiopeltis) tenuis (H.L. Clark, 1938)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphionephthys vadicola (Matsumoto, 1915) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Fellaria) vadicola Matsumoto, 1915
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205381
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  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. (2015). Ophionephthys. 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=205381 on 2016-02-13
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