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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocentrus aspera (Koehler, 1905) 
AphiaID: 213443

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 editorOphiocentrus (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocentrus aspera (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocentrus Ljungman, 1867
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocnida aspera Koehler, 1905
Sources  basis of record 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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEcology Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, Madagascar, western Indian Ocean, Indo-Malayan Region, Philippines, depth range 0-36 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in East Indies and Philippine (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Syntypes (probable) in ?Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam (Netherlands) (2 specimens). Type locality: Pulu Sebangkatan and Salibabu Is., Indonesia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Spelled O. asper in Clark & Rowe (1971). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213443
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-04-19 18:45:56Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiocentrus aspera (Koehler, 1905). 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=213443 on 2014-11-24
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