WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura kermadecensis (Benham, 1911)

382685  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:382685)

accepted
Species
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kermadecensis Benham, 1911 (transferred by H.L. Clark (1915))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
(ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kermadecensis Benham, 1911) Benham, W. B. (1911). Stellerids and echinids from the Kermadec Islands. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute. 43: 140-163., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37657#page/152/mode/1up [details]   
Stöhr, S. (2017). Amphiophiura kermadecensis (Benham, 1911). In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2017). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=382685 on 2017-12-16

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2009-02-16 08:11:15Z
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2011-06-29 07:46:25Z
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2011-11-11 10:15:17Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kermadecensis Benham, 1911) Benham, W. B. (1911). Stellerids and echinids from the Kermadec Islands. Transactions of the New Zealand Institute. 43: 140-163., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37657#page/152/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   

source of synonymy Baker, A.N. 1979. Some Ophiuroidea from the Tasman Sea and adjacent waters. New Zealand Journal of Zoology, 6, 21-51. [details]   

new combination reference Clark, H. L. (1915). Catalogue of Recent ophiurans. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 25(4): 163-376, 20 pls. [details]   

new combination reference  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kermadecensis Benham, 1911) Clark, H. L. (1915). Catalogue of Recent ophiurans. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology. 25(4): 163-376, 20 pls. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSyntype [from synonym] MCZ OPH-3547 [view taxon]
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment McKnight (1968) used this name for some specimens that are actually Ophiura macracantha acc. to Baker (1979).
A. kermadecensis is a junior synonym of Ophiura (Dictenophiura) caledonica (T. O'Hara unpubl.) [details]