WoRMS taxon details

Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) angulata (Say, 1825)

244162  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:244162)

accepted
Species
Ophiothrix angulata (Say, 1825)· accepted, alternate representation
Ophiothrix hispida Ayres, 1854 (synonym acc. to Lyman (1882))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofOphiura angulata Say, 1825) Say, T. (1825). On the species of the Linnaean genus <i>Asterias</i> inhabiting the coast of the U.S. <em>Journal of the Academy of natural sciences of Philadelphia.</em> 5, 141-154., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/24657187 [details]   
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) angulata (Say, 1825). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=244162 on 2018-12-18
Date
action
by
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
created
2010-05-18 08:14:54Z
changed
2011-07-07 07:16:16Z
changed

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

original description  (ofOphiothrix hispida Ayres, 1854) Ayres, W. O. (1854). Descriptions of two new species of Ophiuridae. <em>Proceedings Boston Society Natural History.</em> 4: 248-250., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/35742#page/135/mode/1up
page(s): 249 [details]   

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

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

redescription Santana, A.; Manso, C. L.; Almeida, A. C.; Alves, O. F. (2017). Redescription and designation of a neotype for Ophiothrix angulata (Say, 1825 (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea: Ophiotrichidae). <em>Zootaxa.</em> 4344(2): 291., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4344.2.5
page(s): 292-297 [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

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

LanguageName 
English angular brittle star [from synonym]  [details]