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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarthrum Peters, 1851 
AphiaID: 206014

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 editorOphiocomidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocominae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocominae
Sources  basis of record Cherbonnier, G. & A. Guille (1978). Echinodermes: Ophiurides. Faune de Madagascar. No 48: iv +272pp. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarthrum elegans Peters, 1851
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarthrum lymani de Loriol, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarthrum pictum (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Differs from Ophiocoma in not having the disk granulated (Lyman, 1874). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In family Ophiuridae in Ludwig (1899).
Type species: Ophiarthrum elegans Peters, 1851 by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206014
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Date   action   by
1998-08-04 14:17:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-07 13:23:44Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2006-09-26 06:56:50Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2008-10-15 08:22:19Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiarthrum 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=206014 on 2014-07-12
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