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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus furcatus Mortensen, 1933 
AphiaID: 212949

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 furcatus (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (transferred to subgenus Lymanella by A.M. Clark (1970))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus (Lymanella) furcatus Mortensen, 1933
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphioplus Verrill, 1899
Sources  original description Mortensen, T. (1933). Echinoderms of South Africa (Asteroidea and Ophiuroidea). Vidensk. Meddel. Kjobenhavn 93: 215-490. [details]

source of synonymy Clark, A.M. (1970). Notes on the family Amphiuridae (Ophiuroidea). Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist. (Zool.) 19(1): 1-81., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2305923 [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]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark In Subgenus: (Lymanella) A.M. Clark, 1970. Type locality: off Tugela River mouth, Natal, 46m [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212949
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-11-17 21:17:06Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 07:20:28Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-08-27 13:50:37Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2011-05-19 08:10:30Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Amphioplus furcatus Mortensen, 1933. 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=212949 on 2014-12-25
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