WoRMS taxon details

Ophiomastix variabilis Koehler, 1905

212392  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212392)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Koehler, R. (1905). Ophiures de l'expédition du Siboga. Part 2. Ophiures littorales. Siboga Expeditie. 45b, 1-140. [details]   
Distribution Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).  
Distribution Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, east Indo-west-central Pacific, depth range0-44 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiomastix variabilis Koehler, 1905. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212392 on 2018-05-28
Date
action
by
1997-12-18 01:44:18Z
created
2000-09-20 08:24:09Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
checked

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original description Koehler, R. (1905). Ophiures de l'expédition du Siboga. Part 2. Ophiures littorales. Siboga Expeditie. 45b, 1-140. [details]   

original description  (ofOphiomastix notabilis H.L. Clark, 1938) Clark, H. L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia, an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College. 55: 1-597 (28 plates)., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/25703#page/11/mode/1up [details]   

original description  (ofOphiomastix bispinosa H.L. Clark, 1917) Clark, H. L. (1917). Reports on the Scientific Results of the Albatross Expedition to the Tropical Pacific, 1899-1900 (Part 18). Reports on the Scientific results of the Albatross Expedition to the Eastern Tropical Pacific, 1904-1905 (Part 30). Ophiuroidea. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard. 61(12): 429-453. [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M.; Rowe, F. W. E. (1971). Monograph of shallow-water indo-west Pacific Echinoderms. Trustees of the British Museum (Natural History). London. x + 238 p. + 30 pls., available online at http://www.abctaxa.be/downloads/additional-information-volume-1/works-famous-holothuroid-workers/fwe-rowe/MonographIndoWestPacific.pdf [details]   

additional source Balinsky, J.B. (1957). The Ophiuroidea of Inhaca Island. Ann. Natal Mus. 14: 1-33. (look up in IMIS[details]   

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

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

source of synonymy  (ofOphiomastix notabilis H.L. Clark, 1938) Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofOphiomastix notabilis H.L. Clark, 1938) Devaney, D. M. (1978). A review of the genus Ophiomastix (Ophiuroidea: Ophiocomidae), Part II of a series of studies on Ophiocomid Brittlestars. Micronesica. 14(2): 273-359. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofOphiomastix bispinosa H.L. Clark, 1917) Richmond, M. (Ed.) (1997). A guide to the seashores of Eastern Africa and the Western Indian Ocean islands. Sida/Department for Research Cooperation, SAREC: Stockholm, Sweden. ISBN 91-630-4594-X. 448 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofOphiomastix bispinosa H.L. Clark, 1917) Devaney, D. M. (1978). A review of the genus Ophiomastix (Ophiuroidea: Ophiocomidae), Part II of a series of studies on Ophiocomid Brittlestars. Micronesica. 14(2): 273-359. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Distribution Also distributed in East Indies, Philippine and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, east Indo-west-central Pacific, depth range0-44 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Lectotype Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands, paralectotypes Universitait van Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands (2 specimens). Type locality: Pulu Sanguisiapo, Sulu Archipelago, Philippines (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]