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Astrophytidae

196267  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196267)

nomen nudum
Family
marine
Not documented
Nomenclature This taxon was apparently used as a group name for species of Astrophyton. No formal description of Astrophytidae has been...  
Nomenclature This taxon was apparently used as a group name for species of Astrophyton. No formal description of Astrophytidae has been found and thus it must be regarded as a nomen nudum. [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Astrophytidae. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=196267 on 2019-04-22
Date
action
by
2005-12-30 14:07:12Z
created
2007-09-17 13:16:00Z
checked
2009-06-23 07:41:53Z
changed
2018-02-23 10:21:58Z
changed

basis of record Lyman, T. (1879). Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae of the “Challenger” expedition. Part II. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass.</em> 6(2): 17-83, 10 pl., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31068674#page/27/mode/1up [details]   

additional source Lyman, T. (1869). Preliminary report on the Ophiuridae and Astrophytidae dredged in deep water between Cuba and Florida Reef. <em>Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology.</em> 1: 309-354., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/6587804
page(s): 347 [details]   
From editor or global species database
Nomenclature This taxon was apparently used as a group name for species of Astrophyton. No formal description of Astrophytidae has been found and thus it must be regarded as a nomen nudum. [details]

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