WoRMS name details

Amphiura ambigua Koehler, 1905

212357  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212357)

alternate representation
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Koehler, R. (1905). Ophiures de l'expédition du Siboga. Part 2. Ophiures littorales. <em>Siboga Expeditie.</em> 45b, 1-140., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12109322 [details]   
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T.; Thuy, B. (Eds) (2019). World Ophiuroidea Database. Amphiura ambigua Koehler, 1905. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212357 on 2019-12-14
Date
action
by
1999-11-18 20:41:13Z
created
2000-09-29 13:20:33Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2007-08-27 13:50:37Z
checked

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original description Koehler, R. (1905). Ophiures de l'expédition du Siboga. Part 2. Ophiures littorales. <em>Siboga Expeditie.</em> 45b, 1-140., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/12109322 [details]   

basis of record Clark, A. M. (1980). Some Ophiuroidea from the Seychelles islands and Inhaca, Mozambique. <em>Rev. Zool. Afr.</em> 94(3): 533-558. (look up in IMIS[details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
 

From other sources
Ecology Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, depth range 0-34 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Also distributed in East Indies, north Australia, Philippine, China and south Japan (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Remark In Subgenus (Amphiura) Forbes, 1843. Syntypes in ?Universiteit van Amsterdam, Amsterdam (Netherlands) (2 specimens). Type locality: Pulu Tongkil, Sulu Archipelago, Philippines (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]