WoRMS taxon details

Ophiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866

213420  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213420)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Ljungman, A. V. 1866. Om några nya arter af Ophiurider. Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 1866, 23(6), 163-166. [details]   
Description Description: arm length to 30 mm, disc diameter to 6 mm. Small species with disc plates of mixed sizes, but radial shields...  
Description Description: arm length to 30 mm, disc diameter to 6 mm. Small species with disc plates of mixed sizes, but radial shields obvious. Plate with comb-like arrangement of spines at base of arm and between arm base and radial shields. Colour uniformly greyish. Habitat: eulittoral and deeper in coral rubble and other coarse substrates.
Also distributed in Gilbert Islands, Saipan (Clark, 1954); SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, W India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: WIO, Red Sea to W Pacific (Richmond, 1998); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 9-500 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, continental slope (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213420 on 2018-02-26
Date
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1997-12-18 01:44:18Z
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2000-09-20 08:24:09Z
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Garcia, Maria
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
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original description Ljungman, A. V. 1866. Om några nya arter af Ophiurider. Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 1866, 23(6), 163-166. [details]   

original description  (ofOphioglypha kinbergi Ljungman, 1866) Ljungman, A. V. 1866. Om några nya arter af Ophiurider. Öfversigt af Kongliga Vetenskaps-Akademiens Förhandlingar 1866, 23(6), 163-166. [details]   

original description  (ofOphioglypha sinensis Lyman, 1871) Lyman, T. 1871. Supplement to the Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae. Illustrated Catalogue of the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard College, 6, 1-17, pls 1, 2. [details]   

original description  (ofOphioglypha ferruginea Lyman, 1878) Lyman, T. (1878). Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae of the “Challenger” expedition. Part I. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass. 5(7), 65-168, 10 pl. [details]   

basis of record Tortonese, E. (1977). Report on Echinoderms from the gulf of Aqaba (Red Sea). Italian Journal of Zoology N.S. S. IX(12): 273-290. [details]   

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [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] 

basis of record  (ofOphiolepis kinbergi (Ljungman, 1866)) Tortonese, E. (1977). Report on Echinoderms from the gulf of Aqaba (Red Sea). Italian Journal of Zoology N.S. S. IX(12): 273-290. [details]   

basis of record  (ofOphioglypha kinbergi Ljungman, 1866) Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

source of synonymy  (ofOphioglypha kinbergi Ljungman, 1866) Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]   

basis of record  (ofOphioglypha sinensis Lyman, 1871) Stöhr Sabine (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofOphiura (Dictenophiura) kinbergi (Ljungman, 1866)) Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   

basis of record  (ofOphioglypha ferruginea Lyman, 1878) Stöhr Sabine (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (HKRMS) Shin, P.K.S. & Thompson,G.B. (1982) Spatial distribution of the infaunal benthos of Hong Kong. Mar.Ecol.Prog.Ser. 10: 37-47. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Syntype [from synonym] MCZ OPH-629 [view taxon]
Paratype [from synonym] MCZ OPH-4114 [view taxon]
Paratype [from synonym] MCZ OPH-975 [view taxon]
Syntype [from synonym] MCZ OPH-628 [view taxon]
From other sources
Description Description: arm length to 30 mm, disc diameter to 6 mm. Small species with disc plates of mixed sizes, but radial shields obvious. Plate with comb-like arrangement of spines at base of arm and between arm base and radial shields. Colour uniformly greyish. Habitat: eulittoral and deeper in coral rubble and other coarse substrates.
Also distributed in Gilbert Islands, Saipan (Clark, 1954); SE Arabia, Persian Gulf, W India, Pakistan, Ceylon, Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China, south Japan, South Pacific Is. and Hawaiian Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
General distribution: WIO, Red Sea to W Pacific (Richmond, 1998); tropical, Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 9-500 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf, continental slope (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark Type data: status and whereabouts undetermined. Type locality: 'the sea off Sidney' (as Novae Hollandiae), Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
(Ljungman, 1866) in Rowe & Gates (1995). [details]
 

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Japanese クシノハクモヒトデ  [details]