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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) maxima Lyman, 1879 
AphiaID: 243047

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 editorAmphiura (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) maxima (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) Forbes, 1843
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura (Amphiura) maxima Lyman, 1879
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura maxima Lyman, 1879 · accepted, alternate representation
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiura phrixocantha A.M. Clark & C.M. Clark, 1976
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenamphiura maxima (Lyman, 1879)
Sources  original description Lyman, T. (1879). Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae of the “Challenger” expedition. Part II. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass. 6(2), 17-83, 10 pl. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Specimen  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] MCZ OPH-1493 [view taxon]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:243047
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z  created  Stöhr, Sabine
2016-07-12 13:22:20Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2016-07-13 08:46:55Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2016). Amphiura (Amphiura) maxima Lyman, 1879. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2016). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=243047 on 2016-08-24
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