WoRMS taxon details

Ophiarachna megacantha H.L. Clark, 1938

213202  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213202)

accepted
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Clark, H.L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia, an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoöology at Harvard College.</em> 55: 1-597, 28 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4374780 [details]   
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T.; Thuy, B. (Eds) (2019). World Ophiuroidea Database. Ophiarachna megacantha H.L. Clark, 1938. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=213202 on 2019-10-23
Date
action
by
1998-10-05 05:43:52Z
created
2000-09-20 08:24:09Z
changed
Garcia, Maria
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
checked

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original description Clark, H.L. (1938). Echinoderms from Australia, an account of collections made in 1929 and 1932. <em>Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zoöology at Harvard College.</em> 55: 1-597, 28 pls., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/4374780 [details]   

basis of record Sloan, N. A.; Clark, A. M.; Taylor, J. D. (1979). The Echinoderms of Aldabra and their habitats. <em>Bull. Br. Mus. Nat. Hist.</em> 37 (2): 81- 128. [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
Paratype MCZ OPH-5255 [details]
From other sources
Ecology Ecology: benthic, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, endemic in Australia, recorded depth 42 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Holotype Holotype Australian Museum, Sydney (Australia) J6043, paratype Australian Museum, Sydney (Australia) J6379. Type locality: off Double Island Point, Queenslands, Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]