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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842

123587  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123587)

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Genus
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha (Ophiectodia) Verrill, 1899 (none of the proposed species remains in this subgenus)
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha (Ophioglyphoida) Chapman, 1934 †
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha (Ophiopristis)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha abyssa Kyte, 1982
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha abyssicola G.O. Sars, 1872
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha acanthinotata H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha aculeata Verrill, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha adiaphora H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha aenigmatica Matsumoto, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha alternata A.M. Clark, 1966
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha angolensis Koehler, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha anomala G.O. Sars, 1872
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha antarctica Koehler, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha aristata Koehler, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha aspera Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha atopostoma H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha baccata Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bathybia H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha benigna Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha brachygnatha H.L. Clark, 1928
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha brasiliensis Tommasi & Abreu, 1974
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha brevispina Koehler, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha clavigera Koehler, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha clypeata Kyte, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha composita Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha contigua Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha cornuta Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha cosmica Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha costata Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha crassidens Verrill, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha curima Clark, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha cuspidata Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha cyrena A.H. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dallasii Duncan, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha decaactis Belyaev & Litvinova, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha densa Farran, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha densispina Mortensen, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha deruens Koehler, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha diplasia H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha duplex Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha echinulata Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha enneactis H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha enopla Verrill, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha eurypoma H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha eurythyra H.L. Clark, 1935
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha exilis (Koehler, 1922)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha fidelis (Koehler, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha fraterna Verrill, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha frigida Koehler, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha funebris (Koehler, 1930)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha fuscina O'Hara & Stöhr, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha granulifera Verrill, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha helenae Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha heterotyla H.L. Clark, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha hirta Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha hospes Koehler, 1930
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha imago Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha inconspicua Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha indica Ljungman, 1867
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha iquiquensis Castillo-Alácon, 1968
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha jaegeri Thuy, 2013 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha kokusai Martynov et al., 2015
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha languida (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha lasia H.L. Clark, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha legata Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha lepidota H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha levis (Koehler, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha levispina Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha liesbergensis Hess, 1963 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha linea Shin & Rho, 1989
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha lineata Koehler, 1896
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha longidens Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha longispina Stöhr & Segonzac, 2005
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha lophobrachia H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha macrarthra H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha marsupialis Lyman, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha mesembria H.L. Clark, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha metallacta H.L. Clark, 1915
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha moniliformis Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha nerthepsila H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha nitens Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha nodosa Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha notata Koehler, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha nutrix Baranova, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha omoplata H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha opulenta Koehler, 1908
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha otagoensis Fell, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha pacata Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha pacifica Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha paramedea Hertz, 1926
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha parasema H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha parcita Koehler, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha pentacrinus Lütken, 1869
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha pentactis Mortensen, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha pentagona Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha phragma Ziesenhenne, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha placida (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha prionota H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha prolata Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha pyriformis Ziesenhenne, 1937
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha quadrispina H.L. Clark, 1917
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha reginae Thuy, 2013 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha renekoehleri O'Hara & Stöhr, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha rhachophora H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha richeri O'Hara & Stöhr, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha rosea Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha savagica Tommasi, 1976
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha scutata Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha scutigera Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha sentosa Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha serrata Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha setosa (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha severa Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha shepherdi Baker & Devaney, 1981
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha similis A.H. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha simulans Koehler, 1895
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha smitti Ljungman, 1872
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha sociabilis Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha sollicita Koehler, 1922
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha spectabilis G.O. Sars, 1872
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha spinifera Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha spinosella Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha steffenschneideri Thuy, 2013 †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha stellata Lyman, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha striolata Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha trachyacantha Djakonov, 1954
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha trachybactra H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha trivialis Mortensen, 1933
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vagans Koehler, 1898
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha varispina Verrill, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vepratica Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha veterna Koehler, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vilis Mortensen, 1924
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vivipara Ljungman, 1871
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vorax Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha wolfarntzi Martín-Ledo, Sands & López-González, 2013
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha yaldwyni Fell, 1958

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha multispina (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha poliaster (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha sumneri (nomen dubium)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha suprajurassica Hess, 1965 † (nomen dubium, Holotype not identifiable)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha ingrata Bernasconi & d'Agostino, 1975 (nomen nudum, misused species name without valid description)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha (Ophiectodia) Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842 (none of the proposed species remains in this subgenus)
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha (Ophiectodia) pectinula Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha echinulata Lyman, 1878 (synonymized by Koehler (1914))
Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha (Ophiotreta) Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta Verrill, 1899 (currently raised to genus level)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha abnormis Lyman, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha acutata Lyman, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha scutata Lyman, 1878 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha amelata H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dallasii Duncan, 1879 (synonymized by O'Hara & Stöhr (2006))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha ameleta H.L. Clark, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dallasii Duncan, 1879
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha anchilabra H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vorax Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha antarctica (Lyman, 1879) sensu Mortensen, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolimna antarctica (Lyman, 1879) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha audax Koehler, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha duplex Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha augusta Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vepratica Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bairdi Lyman, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolimna bairdi (Lyman, 1883) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha barracoutae Koehler, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha nerthepsila H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bartletti Lyman, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotoma coriacea Lyman, 1883
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha biformis Hess, 1975 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermocoma biformis (Hess, 1975) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha binitorulosa Kristan-Tollmann, Tollmann & Hamedani, 1979 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEolaxoporus binitorulosus (Kristan-Tollmann, Tollmann & Hamedani, 1979) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bisquamata Matsumoto, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta valenciennesi valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha cataleimmoida H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophthalmus cataleimmoidus (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha cervicornis Lyman, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioprium cervicornis (Lyman, 1883) (transferred to new genus)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha chelys Wyville Thomson, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioplinthaca chelys (C.W. Thomson, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha clandestina Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha duplex Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha composita sensu Mortensen, 1927 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha simulans Koehler, 1895 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha composita sensu Koehler, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha simulans Koehler, 1895 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha confusa Koehler, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha longidens Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha congesta Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphialcaea tuberculosa (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha constricta Hess, 1966 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiogaleus constrictus (Hess, 1966) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dallasi (Duncan, 1879) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dallasii Duncan, 1879 (misspelling)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha danae Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomina nigra (Abildgaard in O.F. Müller, 1789) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha danica Rasmussen, 1952 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiogaleus danicus (Rasmussen, 1952) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha decipiens Koehler, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha crassidens Verrill, 1885
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha decora Koehler, 1898 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha indica Ljungman, 1867
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha denuispina Mortensen, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha densispina Mortensen, 1936 (lapsus calami)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dilecta Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta eximia (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha diploa H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha duplex Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha discoidea Lyman, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha indica Ljungman, 1867
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha disjuncta (Koehler, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha antarctica Koehler, 1900 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dissidens Koehler, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis dissidens (Koehler, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dorecki Hess, 1962 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiogaleus dorecki (Hess, 1962) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha drygalskii (Hertz, 1927) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocamax drygalskii Hertz, 1927
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dumosa A.H. Clark, 1949 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha longidens Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha durbanensis Mortensen, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta durbanensis (Mortensen, 1933) (superceded combination)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha ensifera (Verrill, 1899) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis ensifera Verrill, 1899
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha euphylactea H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphientrema euphylactea (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha eximia Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta eximia (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha fausta Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha serrata Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha ficta Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha placida (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha francojurassica Hess, 1975 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodoris francojurassicus (Hess, 1975) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha gracilis Verrill, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiothamnus chariis H.L. Clark, 1915 (synonym acc. to H.L. Clark (1915))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha gracilis (Studer, 1882) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha dallasii Duncan, 1879 (Synonymized by O'Hara & Stöhr (2006))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha granulosa Lyman, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomitrella granulosa (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha graphica Koehler, 1922 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha longidens Lyman, 1878
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha gratiosa Koehler, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha groenlandica Müller & Troschel, 1844 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha hibernica Farran, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha hirsuta Lyman, 1875 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis hirsuta (Lyman, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha hylacantha H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophthalmus hylacanthus (Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha hylacanthus H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophthalmus hylacanthus (Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha imperita Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta imperita (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha inermis Mortensen, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha angolensis var. inermis Mortensen, 1936 (status unclear)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha inutilis Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha laevipellis Lyman, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomitrella laevipellis (Lyman, 1883) (basionym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha lambda H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolimna perfida (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha leucorhabdota H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomitra leucorhabdota (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha leucosticta H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphientrema leucosticta (H.L. Clark, 1911) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphientrema scolopendrica (Lyman, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha lineolata Lyman, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta lineolata (Lyman, 1883) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha luctosa Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis luctosa (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha macroplaca H.L. Clark, 1915 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocoma macroplaca (H.L. Clark, 1915) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha matura Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta matura (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha megatetra H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotoma megatreta (H.L. Clark, 1911) (misspelling of megatreta)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha megatreta H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotoma megatreta (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha meridionalis Lyman, 1869 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha pentacrinus Lütken, 1869 (synonym acc. to H.L. Clark, 1915)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha millespina Verrill, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha abyssicola G.O. Sars, 1872 (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha mitsuii Murakami, 1942 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis mitsuii Murakami, 1942
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha normani Lyman, 1879 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophthalmus normani (Lyman, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha nudextrema H.L. Clark, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomitrella nudextrema (H.L. Clark, 1939) (transferred by O'Hara & Stöhr (2006))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha oedidisca H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophthalmus relictus (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha oligacantha H.L. Clark, 1918 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomella ophiactoides (H.L. Clark, 1900) (transferred to Ophiocomella by Parslow & Clark, A.M. (1963))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha opercularis (Koehler, 1907) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolimna opercularis Koehler, 1907
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha ophiactoides H.L. Clark, 1900 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocomella ophiactoides (H.L. Clark, 1900)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha paucispina Lütken & Mortensen, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotoma paucispina (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) (transferred by H.L. Clark (1915))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha perfida Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolimna perfida (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha placentigera Lyman, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolimna placentigera (Lyman, 1880)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha polaris Koehler, 1901 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiolimna antarctica (Lyman, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha porrecta (Koehler, 1914) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomitrella porrecta Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha procera Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiopristis procera (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha punctata Kutscher & Jagt, 2000 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiochondrus punctatus (Kutscher & Jagt, 2000) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha relicta Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiophthalmus relictus (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha robusta (Koehler, 1914) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomitra robusta Koehler, 1914
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha rufescens Koehler, 1896 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta valenciennesi rufescens (Koehler, 1896) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha rugosa Kutscher & Jagt, 2000 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiologimus rugosus (Kutscher & Jagt, 2000) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha scabra M. Sars, 1859 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha setosa (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym acc. to Lyman (1882))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha scolopendrica Lyman, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphientrema scolopendrica (Lyman, 1883)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha segesta Lyman, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha smitti Ljungman, 1872
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha sertata (Lyman, 1869) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta sertata (Lyman, 1869) (transferred to Ophiotreta by Verrill (1899))
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha spinulosa Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha stimulea Lyman, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha striata Kutscher & Jagt, 2000 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiotreta striata (Kutscher & Jagt, 2000) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha subtilirugosa Kristan-Tollmann & Gramann, 1992 † accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDermocoma subtilirugosa (Kristan-Tollmann & Gramann, 1992) †
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha suspecta Koehler, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha duplex Koehler, 1897
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha tenuis Koehler, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomitrella tenuis (Koehler, 1904)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha tenuispina H.L. Clark, 1938 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha toarcensis Hess, 1962 † (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha troscheli Lyman, 1878 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha truncata Koehler, 1930 (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha tuberculosa Lyman, 1878 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha valenciennesi sensu Lieberkind, 1929, non Lyman (unaccepted, synonym)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha valenciennesi Lyman, 1879 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha vestita Koehler, 1897 (unaccepted)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha yaldwini Fell, 1958 (unaccepted, misspelling)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Stöhr, S.; Hansson, H. (2013). Ophiacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2017). World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123587 on 2017-12-17

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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
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2007-07-12 13:29:01Z
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2007-08-29 11:54:30Z
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2010-12-06 08:02:43Z
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2013-02-15 09:53:03Z
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original description  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiacantha (Ophiectodia) Verrill, 1899) Verrill, A. E. (1899). Report on the Ophiuroidea collected by the Bahama expedition in 1893. Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa. 5(1), 1-86. [details]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. (1974). Notes on some echinoderms from southern Africa. Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology). 26(6): 423-487, 3 pls, 16 figs, 1 map, 3 tables., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/19502#page/513/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiodiplax Koehler, 1911) Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioscalus Verrill, 1899) Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiectodia Verrill, 1899) Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphientodia Verrill, 1899) Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

source of synonymy  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomelina Koehler, 1922) O'Hara, T.; Stöhr, S. (2006). Deep water Ophiuroidea (Echinodermata) of New Caledonia: Ophiacanthidae and Hemieuryalidae. In: Richer de Forges, B. et al. (Ed.) Tropical Deep-Sea Benthos 24. Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle (1993). 193: 33-141., available online at http://cat.inist.fr/?aModele=afficheN&cpsidt=18965845 [details]   

basis of record  (ofChecked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiomelina Koehler, 1922) Stöhr Sabine (look up in IMIS[details]   
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Ophiacantha spinulosa Müller & Troschel, 1842 (=Asterias bidentata Retzius, 1805) by subsequent designation, see Clark (1915) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 



Feeding Type
suspension feeder [details]

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