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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura micra H.L. Clark, 1938 
AphiaID: 212341

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 editorAmphiura (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura micra (Species)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) micra H.L. Clark, 1938
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura Forbes, 1843
Sources  original description Clark, H.L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia: an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932 Mem. Mus. Comp. Zool. 55: 1-596 (28 plates), available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25703#page/11/mode/1up [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, discontinuous (Madagascar), littoral waters (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in Australia ( Clark & Rowe (1971) and Rowe & Gates (1995)). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In Subgenus (Amphiura) Forbes, 1843. Holotype Museum of Comparative Zoology, harvard University, Cambridge, massachusetts (USA) No. 4935. Type locality: Broome, Western Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212341
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-04-18 18:44:36Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 07:20:28Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-08-27 13:50:37Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Amphiura micra H.L. Clark, 1938. 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=212341 on 2014-12-27
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