WoRMS taxon details

Ophiomyxa flaccida (Say, 1825)

243863  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:243863)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofOphiura flaccida Say, 1825) Say, T. (1825). On the species of the Linnaean genus Asterias inhabiting the coast of the U.S. Journal of the Academy of natural sciences of Philadelphia. 5, 141-154., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24657187 [details]   
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiomyxa flaccida (Say, 1825). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=243863 on 2018-06-20
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2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
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original description  (ofOphiomyxa caribaea Lütken, 1856) Lütken, C. F. (1856). Bidrag til kundskab om Slangestjernerne. II. Oversigt over de vestindiske Ophiurer. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Förening i Kjøbenhavn 1856. 7, 1-19. [details]   

original description  (ofOphiura flaccida Say, 1825) Say, T. (1825). On the species of the Linnaean genus Asterias inhabiting the coast of the U.S. Journal of the Academy of natural sciences of Philadelphia. 5, 141-154., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24657187 [details]   

basis of record Stöhr Sabine (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Pawson, D. L., D. J. Vance, C. G. Messing, F. A. Solis-Marin & C. L. Mah. (2009). Echinodermata of the Gulf of Mexico. Pp. 1177–1204 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College S. [details]   

basis of record  (ofOphiura flaccida Say, 1825) Stöhr Sabine (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofOphiomyxa caribaea Lütken, 1856) Verrill, A. E. (1899). Report on the Ophiuroidea collected by the Bahama expedition in 1893. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa. 5(1), 1-86.
page(s): 65-66 [details]   

basis of record  (ofOphiomyxa caribaea Lütken, 1856) Stöhr Sabine (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Type locality 
 

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]