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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus stenaspis H.L. Clark, 1938 
AphiaID: 212932

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 stenaspis (Species)
Status alternate representation
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus (Amphioplus) stenaspis H.L. Clark, 1938
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus Verrill, 1899
Sources  original description 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]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar (inaccurate[details]
Specimens  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MCZ OPH-4990 [details]

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Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo MCZbase - Harvard University (MCZ OPH-4990) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo MCZbase - Harvard University (MCZ OPH-4991) 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo MCZbase - Harvard University (MCZ OPH-4992) 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, west Pacific (also Madagascar), depth range 0-36 m. (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: ( Amphioplus) Verril, 1899. Holotype Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts (USA) No. 4990, paratypes Museum of Comparative Zoology No. 4991-4992 (5 specimens). Type locality: Nightcliff (as Night Cliff), Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212932
Taxonomic
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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. (2015). Amphioplus stenaspis H.L. Clark, 1938. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2015) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212932 on 2015-07-02
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