WoRMS taxon details

Astrodia excavata (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)

852279  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:852279)

Asteronyx excavata Lütken & Mortensen, 1899 (transferred to Astrodia by Döderlein (1927))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Astrodia excavata (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=852279 on 2018-12-12
2015-08-17 09:22:14Z

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original description  (ofAsteronyx excavata Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) Lütken, C. F.; Mortensen, T. (1899). Reports on an exploration off the west coasts of Mexico, Central and Southern America and off the Galapagos Islands. XXV. The Ophiuridae. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 23(2): 97-208., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/91713#page/7/mode/1up [details]   

emendation (re-diagnosis of genus) Okanishi, M.; Fujita, T. (2014). A taxonomic review of the genus Astrodia (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea: Asteronychidae). <em>Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.</em> 94(01): 187-201., available online at https://doi.org/10.1017/s0025315413001331 [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Syntype MCZ OPH-2817