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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipholis tuberosa Stöhr, 2011 
AphiaID: 587479

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 editorGnathophiurina (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiuridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipholis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphipholis Ljungman, 1866
Source  original description Stöhr, S. 2011. New records and new species of Ophiuroidea (Echinodermata) from Lifou, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia. Zootaxa 3089: 1-50., available online at http://www.mapress.com/zootaxa/2011/f/zt03089p050.pdf
page(s): 28 [details]

Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Lifou [details]
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Coral Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLifou [from specimen] [view specimen]

Specimens  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype MNHN IE-2009-9208, locality Lifou (sta. 1415) [details]

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Attribute Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEditor's comment This species shares the tuberose scale structure with Amphistigma watsonae. Closer examination of that species is needed to determine the status of the genus and possible conspecificity with A. tuberosa. [details]
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Amphipholis tuberosa
Amphipholis tuberosa
Amphipholis tuberosa
Amphipholis tuberosa
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:587479
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2011-11-11 12:35:19Z  created  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2014). Amphipholis tuberosa Stöhr, 2011. 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=587479 on 2014-10-20
  
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