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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus yoldii (Lütken, 1856) 
AphiaID: 214618

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 editorOphiodermatina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodermatidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus Lütken, 1869
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza conjugens Bell, 1884
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza yoldii Lütken, 1856
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopsammus yoldi (Lütken, 1856)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinura yoldii (Lütken, 1856)
Sources  basis of record Loisette, M.M. & J.I. Marshall (1983). Some aspects of the Zoogeography of Northwestern Australian Echinoderms (other than Holothurians), Bull. of Marine Science, 33(3): 671-684 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
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 editorDistribution Also distributed in Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia and Philippine (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, eastern Indian Ocean to Philippines, depth range 0-215 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen (Denmark). Type locality: 'possibly the West Indies' (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:214618
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-07-31 07:43:16Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2000-09-20 08:24:09Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiopsammus yoldii (Lütken, 1856). 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=214618 on 2014-10-25
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