WoRMS name details

Ophiomycetidae Verrill, 1899

719190  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:719190)

 unaccepted (junior synonym)
Family
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Verrill, A. E. (1899). North American Ophiuroidea. I. Revision of certain families and genera of West Indian ophiurans. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy Arts and Sciences. 10(7), 301-371.
page(s): 359 [details]   
Nomenclature Since Ophiomycetidae is a junior synonym of Ophiohelidae, it needs to be replaced by Ophiohelidae.  
Nomenclature Since Ophiomycetidae is a junior synonym of Ophiohelidae, it needs to be replaced by Ophiohelidae. [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiomycetidae Verrill, 1899. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=719190 on 2018-05-26
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2013-02-15 09:53:03Z
created
2013-07-01 12:29:37Z
changed
2015-11-27 14:45:52Z
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2018-03-14 11:46:55Z
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1899). North American Ophiuroidea. I. Revision of certain families and genera of West Indian ophiurans. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy Arts and Sciences. 10(7), 301-371.
page(s): 359 [details]   

taxonomy source  (ofOphiohelinae Perrier, 1893) Martynov, A. (2010). Reassessment of the classification of the Ophiuroidea (Echinodermata), based on morphological characters. I. General character evaluation and delineation of the families Ophiomyxidae and Ophiacanthidae. Zootaxa. 2697: 1-154. [details]   

basis of record Thuy, B.; Meyer, C. A. (2013). The pitfalls of extrapolating modern depth ranges to fossil assemblages: new insights from Middle Jurassic brittle stars (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea) from Switzerland. Swiss Journal of Palaeontology. 132(1): 5-21., available online at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13358-012-0048-5 [details]   

source of synonymy Parameswaran, U. V.; K. U., A. J.; Gopal, A.; V. N., S.; Vijayan, A. K. (2015). On an unusual shallow occurrence of the deep-sea brittle star Ophiomyces delata in the Duncan Passage, Andaman Islands (Northern Indian Ocean). Marine Biodiversity. , available online at https://doi.org/10.1007/s12526-015-0344-6 [details]   

status source  (ofOphiohelinae Perrier, 1893) Thuy, B.; Meyer, C. A. (2013). The pitfalls of extrapolating modern depth ranges to fossil assemblages: new insights from Middle Jurassic brittle stars (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea) from Switzerland. Swiss Journal of Palaeontology. 132(1): 5-21., available online at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s13358-012-0048-5 [details]   

basis of record  (ofOphiohelinae Perrier, 1893) Paterson, G.L.J. (1985). The deep-sea Ophiuroidea of the north Atlantic Ocean. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology 49(1): 1-162., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2273511 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature Since Ophiomycetidae is a junior synonym of Ophiohelidae, it needs to be replaced by Ophiohelidae. [details]