WoRMS name details

Ophiacantha (Ophiopristis) Verrill, 1899

242548  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:242548)

 unaccepted (raised to genus level by Paterson (1985))
Subgenus
marine
Not documented
Taxonomy Originally described as subgenus of Ophiopristis by Verrill (1899), then synonymized with Ophiacantha by Clark (1911),...  
Taxonomy Originally described as subgenus of Ophiopristis by Verrill (1899), then synonymized with Ophiacantha by Clark (1911), reinstated as subgenus of Ophicantha by Koehler (1914). [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T.; Thuy, B. (Eds) (2020). World Ophiuroidea Database. Ophiacantha (Ophiopristis) Verrill, 1899. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=242548 on 2020-01-22
Date
action
by
2007-07-16 13:33:01Z
created
2018-03-21 15:03:48Z
changed
2020-01-07 09:07:13Z
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source of synonymy Clark, H. L. (1911). North Pacific Ophiurans in the collection of the United States National Museum. <em>Smithsonian Institution United States National Museum Bulletin.</em> 75: 1-302., available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7866026
page(s): 195 [details]   

redescription Paterson, G.L.J. (1985). The deep-sea Ophiuroidea of the north Atlantic Ocean. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) Zoology 49(1): 1-162., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2273511
page(s): 53 [details]   

new combination reference Koehler, R. (1914). A contribution to the study of Ophiurans of the United States National Museum. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 84: 1-173, available online at https://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7907416
page(s): 73 [details]   

status source O'Hara, T. D.; Stöhr, S.; Hugall, A. F.; Thuy, B.; Martynov, A. (2018). Morphological diagnoses of higher taxa in Ophiuroidea (Echinodermata) in support of a new classification. <em>European Journal of Taxonomy.</em> (416)., available online at https://doi.org/10.5852/ejt.2018.416
page(s): 13 [details]  OpenAccess publication 
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Originally described as subgenus of Ophiopristis by Verrill (1899), then synonymized with Ophiacantha by Clark (1911), reinstated as subgenus of Ophicantha by Koehler (1914). [details]