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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) atlantica Ljungman, 1867 
AphiaID: 212367

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 (Amphiura) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) Forbes, 1843
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura atlantica Ljungman, 1867
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura dilatata Lyman, 1879
Sources  original description Ljungman, A. (1867). Ophiuroidea viventia huc usque cognita enumerat. Öfversigt af Kongl. Vetenskaps-Akademiens Forhandlingar 23(9): 303-336. [details]

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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) atlantica var. dilatata Lyman, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) incana Lyman, 1879
Environment marine
Distribution 
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South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Note 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: St Helena. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212367
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Date   action   by
2000-04-13 19:06:52Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-08-21 13:40:28Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Amphiura (Amphiura) atlantica Ljungman, 1867. 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=212367 on 2014-10-21
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