NARMS taxon details

Ophiura Lamarck, 1801

123574  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123574)

accepted
Genus
Asterias ophiura Linnaeus, 1758 accepted as Ophiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758) (type by subsequent designation)
Subgenus Ophiura (Dictenophiura) H.L. Clark, 1923
Subgenus Ophiura (Ophiura) Lamarck, 1801
Species Ophiura albida Forbes, 1839
Species Ophiura clemens (Koehler, 1904)
Species Ophiura flagellata (Lyman, 1878)
Species Ophiura grubei Heller, 1863
Species Ophiura imprudens (Koehler, 1906)
Species Ophiura ljungmani (Lyman, 1878)
Species Ophiura nitida Mortensen, 1933
Species Ophiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Ophiura robusta (Ayres, 1852)
Species Ophiura sarsii Lütken, 1855
Species Ophiura saurura (Verrill, 1894)
Species Ophiura violainae (Cherbonnier & Sibuet, 1972)

Species Ophiura carnea Lütken, 1858 represented as Ophiura (Dictenophiura) carnea Lütken, 1858
Species Ophiura irrorata (Lyman, 1878) represented as Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) irrorata (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Ophiuroglypha irrorata (Lyman, 1878) represented as Ophiuroglypha irrorata irrorata (Lyman, 1878)

Subgenus Ophiura (Ophiuroglypha) Hertz, 1927 accepted as Ophiuroglypha Hertz, 1927 (raised to genus level by O'Hara et al. (2018) )
Species Ophiura affinis Lütken, 1858 accepted as Ophiocten affinis (Lütken, 1858) (synonym)
Species Ophiura africana (Koehler, 1923) accepted as Ophiura grubei Heller, 1863
Species Ophiura ciliaris Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Ophiothrix (Ophiothrix) ciliaris (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Ophiura ciliata (Bruzelius in Retzius, 1783) non (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Ophiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ophiura fasciculata Forbes, 1854 accepted as Ophiura robusta (Ayres, 1852) (synonym)
Species Ophiura inermis (Lyman, 1878) accepted as Ophiopleura inermis (Lyman, 1878) (synonym)
Species Ophiura lacertosa Lamarck, 1801 accepted as Ophiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758) (synonym)
Species Ophiura laevis Lyman, 1865 accepted as Ophioderma longicauda (Bruzelius, 1805) accepted as Ophioderma longicaudum (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym)
Species Ophiura madseni (Belyaev & Litvinova, 1972) accepted as Ophioplinthus madseni (Belyaev & Litvinova, 1972) (synonym)
Species Ophiura nodosa Lütken, 1855 accepted as Stegophiura nodosa (Lütken, 1855) (synonym)
Species Ophiura pentagona Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Ophiomyxa pentagona (Lamarck, 1816) (synonym)
Species Ophiura quinquemaculata Delle Chiaje, 1828 accepted as Ophiothrix quinquemaculata (Delle Chiaje, 1828) (synonym)
Species Ophiura reticulata Say, 1825 accepted as Ophionereis reticulata (Say, 1825) (synonym)
Species Ophiura sarsi accepted as Ophiura sarsii Lütken, 1855 (grammatically incorrect spelling)
Species Ophiura sericea Forbes, 1852 accepted as Ophiocten sericeum (Forbes, 1852) (synonym)
Species Ophiura setosa Bruzelius, 1805 accepted as Ophiacantha setosa (Bruzelius, 1805) (synonym)
Species Ophiura signata (Verrill, 1882) accepted as Ophiocten gracilis (G.O. Sars, 1872) (synonym)
Species Ophiura squamosa Lütken, 1859 accepted as Ophiura robusta (Ayres, 1852) (synonym)
Species Ophiura stuwitzii Lütken, 1857 accepted as Stegophiura stuwitzii (Lütken, 1857) (synonym)
Species Ophiura texturata Lamarck, 1816 accepted as Ophiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758) (superceded junior synonym)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Systčme des animaux sans vertčbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractčres 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]   
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T.; Thuy, B. (Eds) (2021). World Ophiuroidea Database. Ophiura Lamarck, 1801. Accessed through: Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2021) European Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marbef.org/data/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123574 on 2021-05-18
Costello, M.J.; Bouchet, P.; Boxshall, G.; Arvanitidis, C.; Appeltans, W. (2021). European Register of Marine Species. Ophiura Lamarck, 1801. Accessed at: https://vliz.be/vmdcdata/narms/narms.php?p=taxdetails&id=123574 on 2021-05-18
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-07-05 21:51:50Z
changed
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z
checked
2009-04-01 08:13:38Z
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2017-07-05 07:13:00Z
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original description Lamarck, J. B. (1801). Systčme des animaux sans vertčbres, ou tableau général des classes, des ordres et des genres de ces animaux; Présentant leurs caractčres 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]   

basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>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,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Cherbonnier, G.; Guille, A. (1978). Echinodermes: Ophiurides. <em>Faune de Madagascar, 48.</em> Editions du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS): Paris. ISBN 2-222-02341-6. 272 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

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 

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