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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus laevis (Lyman, 1874) 
AphiaID: 212930

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 editorAmphioplus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus laevis (Species)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus (Lymanella) laevis (Lyman, 1874)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus Verrill, 1899
Sources 
source of synonymy Cherbonnier, G. & A. Guille (1978). Echinodermes: Ophiurides. Faune de Madagascar. No 48: iv +272pp. [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]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea (introduced: alien[details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (5 publications) 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Description: as for A. integer, but differs in arrangement of disc scales and shape of the arm plates. (Richmond, 1997)
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, western Indian Ocean, west Pacific Ocean, depth range littoral to 70 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In Subgenus: (Lymanella) A.M. Clark, 1970. Holotype (probable) Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard Univerity, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) No. 1469, paratypes Museum of Comparative Zoology No. 1535 (5 specimens), Museum of Comparative Zoology No. 4090 (2 specimens). Type locality: Philippines (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212930
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1997-04-01 13:22:26Z  created  Onyango, Eunice
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). Amphioplus laevis (Lyman, 1874). 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=212930 on 2014-12-20
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