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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryale aspera Lamarck, 1816 
AphiaID: 213163

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 editorEuryalida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalinae (Subfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryale (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryale Lamarck, 1816
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryale Lamarck, 1816
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrophyton aspera Lamarck, 1816 (Astrophyton is a gorgoncephalid genus)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryale euopla H.L. Clark, 1938
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryale studeri de Loriol, 1900
Sources  original description Lamarck, J.B. de. 1816. Ordre Second. Radiaires Échinodermes. Histoire naturelle des animaux sans vertèbres, 2, 522-568. [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Coral Sea
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLifou [details]
From other sources
Indian Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Indian Ocean [details]
Madagascar
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMadagascar [details]
Red Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRed Sea [details]
Seychelles
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSeychelles [details]

Feedingtype  filter feeder [details]
Host of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDoridicola claudus (Humes & Stock, 1973) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTelestacicola claudus (Humes & Stock, 1973) (parasitic: ectoparasitic)
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (40 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 0 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Attribute Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The status of Euryale as an ophiuroid has been stabilized by Stöhr (2011) [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Description: Arm length to 30 cm, disc diameter to 6 cm. Characteristic high tubercules on dorsal side of disc and arms. Colour dark brown. Habitat: coral reefs.
General distribution: temperate and tropical, west Pacific (also Madagascar), depth range 0-290 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995); Indo-Pacific (Richmond, 1998).
Also distributed in Bay of Bengal, East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling E. aspera in Cherbonnier & Guille (1978).
Type data: status undetermined in Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Paris, France. Type locality: Indonesia (as 'la mer des Indes') (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Euryale aspera
Euryale aspera
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213163
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-06-08 22:07:11Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2007-07-19 08:54:47Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2010-02-10 12:14:10Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Euryale aspera Lamarck, 1816. 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=213163 on 2014-10-21
  
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