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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza aster Lyman, 1879 
AphiaID: 212322

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza aster (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopelta aster (Lyman, 1879)
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptopelta H.L. Clark, 1909
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza Peters, 1851
Sources  original description Lyman, T. 1879. Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae of the “Challenger” expedition. Part II. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass., 6(2), 17-83, 10 pl. [details]

source of synonymy Clark, A.M. and J. Courtman-Stock. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type specie of the genus Cryptopelta H.L. Clark, 1909 (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsynonymy Original combination [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212322
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-04-17 19:03:52Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-20 08:24:09Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-08-27 13:50:37Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiopeza aster Lyman, 1879. 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=212322 on 2014-12-28
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