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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura taranuia McKnight, 1968 
AphiaID: 242741

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 editorChilophiurina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura taranuia (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonymized by Stöhr (2011))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura confecta (Koehler, 1930)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura Matsumoto, 1915
Sources  original description Mcknight, D. G. (1968). Some echinoids and ophiuroids from off Norfolk Island and from wanganella bank. New Zealand Journal of Marine and Freshwater Research. 2(2), 204-213., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00288330.1968.9515235 [details]

source of synonymy Stöhr, S. 2011. New records and new species of Ophiuroidea (Echinodermata) from Lifou, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia. Zootaxa 3089: 1-50., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2011/f/zt03089p050.pdf
page(s): 24 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:242741
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Date   action   by
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  created  Stöhr, Sabine
2011-11-11 12:35:19Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2015). Amphiophiura taranuia McKnight, 1968. 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=242741 on 2015-07-05
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