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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten affinis (Lütken, 1858) 
AphiaID: 124850

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 editorOphiocten (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten Lütken, 1855
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten scutatum Koehler, 1896 (junior synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphioglypha affinis (Lütken, 1858)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiura affinis Lütken, 1858 (synonym)
Sources  original description Lütken, C.F. (1858). Additamenta ad historiam Ophiuridarum. Förste Afdelning. Det kongelige danske Videnskabernes Selskaps Skrifter. 5 Raekke, Naturvidenskabelig og mathematisk Afdelning, 5: 1-74, 2pls. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkransslangestjerne [from synonym]  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorkransslangestjerne [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsnabb fransormstjärna  [details]
Direct child
taxa (1)

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiocten affinis simulans (Mortensen, 1936)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Biscay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Biscay [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCalais [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Mediterranean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMediterranean Sea [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUnited Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDutch Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGerman Bight [details]
Norway
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Coast of Norway [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
United Kingdom
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBritish Isles [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEngland [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFrench Exclusive Economic Zone [Atlantic part] [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]

Feedingtypes  carnivore [details]
omnivore [details]
predator [details]
scavenger [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (15 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Attribute Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Ophipluteus larva. Summer [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution In depths from 8 to more than 200 m, on muddy sand, all round the British Isles [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:124850
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-02-27 11:24:49Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Ophiocten affinis (Lütken, 1858). In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2014) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed through: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2014) World Ophiuroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/Ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=124850 on 2014-09-17
  
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