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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura Lamarck, 1801 
AphiaID: 123574

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChilophiurina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Genus)
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Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias ophiura Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuridae Müller & Troschel, 1840
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiurinae Lyman, 1865
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura Lamarck, 1801
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioglypha Lyman, 1860 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioglyphina Ludwig, 1886 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioglypina Ludwig, 1886 (spelling error)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiozea A.H. Clark, 1920 (synonym)
Sources  original description Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Système des animaux sans vertèbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractères essentiels et leur distribution, d'apres la considération de leurs rapports naturels et de leur organisation, et suivant l'arrangement établi dans les galeries du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle, parmi leurs dépouilles conservées; Précédé du discours d'ouverture du Cours de Zoologie, donné dans le Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle l'an 8 de la République. published by the author and Deterville, Paris: viii + 432 pp., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/14117719 [details]

status source Melville, R. V. (1980). Opinion 1152. Ophiura Lamarck, 1801 and Ophioderma Müller & Troschel, 1840 (Ophiuroidea): ruling on application of these names. Bulletin of Zoological Nomenclature. 37(2): 78-80. [details]

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 Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Aspidura) von Hagenow, 1840
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Aspidura) subcylindrica von Hagenow, 1840 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomusium granulosum (Roemer, 1840) †
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) H.L. Clark, 1923
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) anoidea H.L. Clark, 1923
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) caledonica (Koehler, 1907)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) carnea Lütken, 1858
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) ctenophora (H.L. Clark, 1909)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) platyacantha McKnight, 2003
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) squamosa Baker, 1979
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) stellata (Studer, 1882)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) kinbergi (Ljungman, 1866) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) micracantha H.L. Clark, 1911 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura micracantha H.L. Clark, 1911 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911) (alternate representation)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophioglypha) Lyman, 1860 †
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophioglypha) estarensis Barbier, Debelmas & Latreille, 1957 † (nomen dubium, type specimen indeterminable)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) Lamarck, 1816
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) mundata (Koehler, 1906)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) nana (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) scomba Paterson, 1985
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) scutellata (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) spinicantha McKnight, 2003
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) trimeni Bell, 1905
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) divisa (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus divisa (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) spinacantha McKnight, 2003 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) spinicantha McKnight, 2003
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) Hertz, 1927
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) aequatoris Hertz, 1927
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) ambigua (Lyman, 1878)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) arntzi Manso, 2010
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) brevispinosa H.L. Clark, 1915
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) carinifera (Koehler, 1901)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) euryplax (H.L. Clark, 1939)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) jejuna (Lyman, 1878)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) lymani (Ljungman, 1871)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) rugosa (Lyman, 1878)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) schmidtotti (Hertz, 1927)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) verrucosa McKnight, 2003 (temporary name, junior homonym of O. verrucosa (Studer, 1876))
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) costata (Lyman, 1878) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) costata costata (Lyman, 1878) (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata (Lyman, 1878) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata irrorata (Lyman, 1878) (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) kinbergi Ljungman, 1866 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866 (alternate representation)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) brevispina (E. A. Smith, 1876) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) brevispinosa H.L. Clark, 1915
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) capensis (Bell, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) costata costata (Lyman, 1878)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) concreta (Koehler, 1901) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata concreta (Koehler, 1901)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) glypta (H.L. Clark, 1939) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus glypta (H.L. Clark, 1939)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) intorta (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus intorta (Lyman, 1878)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) mundata (Koehler, 1906) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) mundata (Koehler, 1906)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) tumida Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) costata tumida Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura acervata (Lyman, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura achatae Rasmussen, 1972 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura aequalis (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura albata (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura albida Forbes, 1839
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura amphitrites (Bell, 1888)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura astonensis Hess, 1964 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura atacta H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura bartonensis Rasmussen, 1972 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura bathybia H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura bognoriensis Rasmussen, 1972 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura bridgerensis (Meek, 1873) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura calyptolepis H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura carpelloides Rasmussen, 1972 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura clemens (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura costata Rasmussen, 1972 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura crassa Mortensen, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura cryptolepis H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura davisi Rasmussen, 1972 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura falcifera (Lyman, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura fallax Cherbonnier, 1959
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura flagellata (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura flexibilis (Koehler, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura floscellata Hertz, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura fluctuans Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura fraterna (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura furiae Rasmussen, 1972 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura gagara Djakonov, 1949
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura graysonensis (Alexander, 1931) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura grubei Heller, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura hendleri Blake & Aronson, 1998 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura imbecillis (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura imprudens (Koehler, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura innoxia (Koehler, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kinbergi Ljungman, 1866
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kofoidi McClendon, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura lanceolata H.L. Clark, 1939
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura lenticularis (Koehler, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura leptoctenia H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura lienosa (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ljungmani (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura luetkenii (Lyman, 1860)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura maculata (Ludwig, 1886)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura micracantha H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura mimaria (Koehler, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura mitescens Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura monostoecha H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura nitida Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ossiculata (Koehler, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura palliata (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura parviformis Küpper, 1954 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura paucilepis Stöhr, Jagt & Klompmaker, 2011 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura paucisquama Matsumoto, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura plana (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura podica (Koehler, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura pteracantha Liao, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura quadrispina H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura robusta (Ayres, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura rouchi (Koehler, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura sarsii Lütken, 1855
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura saurura (Verrill, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura stenobrachia H.L. Clark, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura sternbergica Kutscher, 1981 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura straini Cornell, Lemone & Norland, 1991 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura tenera (Lyman, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura texana (Clark, 1893) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura tinurtiensis Valette, 1929 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura travisana Berry, 1941 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura umitakamaruae Seno & Irimura, 1968
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura undulata (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura utahensis (Clark & Twitchell, 1915) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura verrucosa (Studer, 1876)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura vindobonensis Küpper, 1954 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura violainae (Cherbonnier & Sibuet, 1972)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura wetherelli (Forbes, 1852) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura zebra Djakonov, 1954

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura koreni Jarshinsky (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kurilensis Baranova (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura minuta Risso, 1826 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura neglecta Johnston, 1935 (taxon inquirendum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura rondeletii Risso, 1826 (taxon inquirendum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura annulata Quenstedt, 1876 † (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura elongata Say, 1825 (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura olifex Quenstedt, 1876 † (nomen dubium, based on indeterminable material)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura prisca Goldfuss, 1833 † (nomen dubium, based on indeterminable material)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura tener A.H. Müller, 1950 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegophiura hagenowi (Rasmussen, 1950) † (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ventrocarinata Quenstedt, 1876 † (nomen dubium, based on indeterminable material)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura verrucosa McKnight, 2003 (nomen dubium, homonym of O. verrucosa (Studer, 1876))

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura brevicauda Lyman (nomen nudum)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura rubicunda Lyman, ???? (nomen nudum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ambigua (Lyman, 1878) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) ambigua (Lyman, 1878) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura brevispinosa H.L. Clark, 1915 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) brevispinosa H.L. Clark, 1915 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura carnea Lütken, 1858 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) carnea Lütken, 1858 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura costata (Lyman, 1878) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) costata costata (Lyman, 1878) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura euryplax (H.L. Clark, 1939) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) euryplax (H.L. Clark, 1939) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura irrorata (Lyman, 1878) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata (Lyman, 1878) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata irrorata (Lyman, 1878) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura jejuna (Lyman, 1878) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) jejuna (Lyman, 1878) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura lymani (Ljungman, 1871) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) lymani (Ljungman, 1871) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura mundata (Koehler, 1906) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) mundata (Koehler, 1906) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura nana (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) nana (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura rugosa (Lyman, 1878) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) rugosa (Lyman, 1878) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura scomba Paterson, 1985 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) scomba Paterson, 1985 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura scutellata (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) scutellata (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura spinicantha McKnight, 2003 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) spinicantha McKnight, 2003 (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura trimeni Bell, 1905 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiura) trimeni Bell, 1905 (alternate representation)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura abyssicola Forbes, 1843 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten abyssicolum (Forbes, 1843)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura affinis Lütken, 1858 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten affinis (Lütken, 1858)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura africana (Koehler, 1923) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura grubei Heller, 1863
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura amitina (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten amitinum Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura anceps (Koehler, 1908) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus anceps (Koehler, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura angulata Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothrix (Ophiothrix) angulata (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura annulosa Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomastix annulosa (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura annulosa de Blainville, 1834 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolepis superba H.L. Clark, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura appressa Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioderma appressa (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura arctica Lütken, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura sarsii Lütken, 1855
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura aurantiaca (Verrill, 1882) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopleura inermis (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura aurora Risso, 1826 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura bellis Fleming, 1828 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopholis aculeata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura bellis Johnston, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopholis aculeata (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura brachiactis H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegophiura brachyactis (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura brachiata (Montagu, 1804) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcrocnida brachiata (Montagu, 1804)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura brachyactis H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegophiura brachyactis (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura bracteata Johnston, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura brevispina Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioderma brevispina (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura brevispinum Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioderma brevispina (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura capensis (Bell, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroglypha capensis (Bell, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) capensis (Bell, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) costata costata (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura carinata (Koehler, 1900) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) carinifera (Koehler, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura carinata v. Münster in Goldfuss, 1833 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeocoma carinata (v. Münster in Goldfuss, 1833) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura chathamensis Fell, 1952 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ooplax (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ciliaris Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ciliata (Bruzelius in Retzius, 1783) non (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura cinerea (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioderma cinerea Müller & Troschel, 1842
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura clasta H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus clasta (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura concreta (Koehler, 1901) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata concreta (Koehler, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura coriacea Lütken, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura sarsii Lütken, 1855
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura crassispina Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma echinata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ctenophora H.L. Clark, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDictenophiura ctenophora (H.L. Clark, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Dictenophiura) ctenophora (H.L. Clark, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura cylindrica Hutton, 1872 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopeza cylindrica (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura danianum Verrill, 1867 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiopederma daniana (Verrill, 1867)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura divisa (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus divisa (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura doederleini (Köhler, 1901) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiogona doederleini (Koehler, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura dorae Lepsius, 1878 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspiduriella dorae (Lepsius, 1878) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura echinata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma echinata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura egertoni Broderip, 1840 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalaeocoma milleri (Phillips, 1829) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura elegans Leach, 1815 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipholis squamata (Delle Chiaje, 1828)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura fasciculata Forbes, 1854 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura robusta (Ayres, 1852)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura fisheri A.H. Clark, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura fisheri (Clark, 1949)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura fitchii Spencer, 1907 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomusium fitchii (Spencer, 1907) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura flaccida Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomyxa flaccida (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura frigida (Koehler, 1901) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus frigida (Koehler, 1901)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura fuerstenbergii (J. Müller, 1847) † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthaca fuerstenbergii (J. Müller, 1847) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura fürstenbergii J. Müller, 1847 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthaca fuerstenbergii (J. Müller, 1847) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura gagnebini Thurmann, 1851 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEnakomusium gagnebini (Thurmann, 1851) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura glypta (H.L. Clark, 1939) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus glypta (H.L. Clark, 1939)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura glyptodisca H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAspidophiura forbesi (Duncan, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura granulata Johnston, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomina nigra (Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura granulosa Roemer, 1840 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomusium granulosum (Roemer, 1840) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura hadra H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura superba (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura hagenowi Rasmussen, 1950 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegophiura hagenowi (Rasmussen, 1950) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura hastata (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten hastatum Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura holmesii Lyman, 1860 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioderma holmesii (Lyman, 1860)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura incrassata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiarachna incrassata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura inermis (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopleura inermis (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura inflata (Koehler, 1897) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus inflata (Koehler, 1897)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura involuta (Koehler, 1899) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata irrorata (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura isocantha Say, 1825 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiostigma isocanthum (Say, 1825)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura januarii (Lütken, 1856) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplocus januarii (Lütken, 1856)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura kermadecensis Benham, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura kermadecensis (Benham, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura koehleri Bell, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioperla koehleri (Bell, 1908)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura lacazei (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura lacazei (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura lacertosa Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura laevis Lyman, 1865 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioderma longicauda (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura lapidaria (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura lapidaria (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura lepida (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ljungmani (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura libanotica König, 1825 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGeocoma libanotica (König, 1825) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura longipeda Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix longipeda (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura longivertebralis Wolburg, 1939 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSinosura brodiei (Wright, 1866) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura loveni (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata loveni (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura madseni (Belyaev & Litvinova, 1972) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthus madseni (Belyaev & Litvinova, 1972)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura marmorata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocnemis marmorata (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura megapoma H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura megapoma (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura meridionalis (Lyman, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomastus meridionalis (Lyman, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura milleri Phillips, 1829 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPalaeocoma milleri (Phillips, 1829) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura monaria A.H. Clark, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura insolita (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura nereidina Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMacrophiothrix nereidina (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura nodosa Lütken, 1855 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStegophiura nodosa (Lütken, 1855)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura oediplax H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura oediplax (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura oligopora H.L. Clark, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiophiura oligopora (H.L. Clark, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura pallida Verrill, 1899 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura panamensis (Lütken, 1859) unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura paragraysonensis Taylor, 1966 † unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura parvisentis Spencer, 1907 † unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura parvisentum Spencer, 1907 † unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura paucispina Say, 1825 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura penichra H.L. Clark, 1911 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura pentagona Lamarck, 1816 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura pomphophora H.L. Clark, 1911 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ponderosa (Lyman, 1878) unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura quinquemaculata Delle Chiaje, 1828 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura reticulata Say, 1825 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura rosularia Grube unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura rufescens Koehler, 1896 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura sarsi unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura schmidt-otti Hertz, 1927 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura scolopendrina Lamarck, 1816 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura sericea Forbes, 1852 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura serrata Mortensen, 1936 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura serrata Roemer, 1840 † unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura setosa Bruzelius, 1805 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura signata (Verrill, 1882) unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura skoogi Koehler, 1923 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura spinulosa Risso, 1826 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura squamata Lamarck, 1816 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura squamosa Lütken, 1859 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura stiphra H.L. Clark, 1911 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura stuwitzii Lütken, 1857 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura substriata Rasmussen, 1950 † unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura superba (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura teres Lyman, 1860 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura textura (Linnaeus, 1758) unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura texturata Lamarck, 1816 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura tongana Lyman, 1882 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura tumida Mortensen, 1933 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura ursula A.H. Clark, 1949 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura vadicola Djakonov, 1954 unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura variegata (Lütken, 1856) unaccepted
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura victoriae (Bell, 1902) unaccepted
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Feedingtypes  omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Attributes Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSupporting structure & enclosure Endoskeleton » Structure Solid » Composition Calcareous > High-magnesium calcite (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata) [details]

Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123574
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-07-05 21:51:50Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2009-04-01 08:13:38Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2017-07-05 07:13:00Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S.; Hansson, H. (2009). Ophiura Lamarck, 1801. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2017). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed at http://marinespecies.org/ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123574 on 2017-09-20
   
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