WoRMS name details

Ophiacantha (Ophiectodia) Verrill, 1899

242549  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:242549)

 unaccepted (none of the proposed species remains in this subgenus)
Subgenus
marine
Verrill, A. E. (1899). Report on the Ophiuroidea collected by the Bahama expedition in 1893. <em>Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa.</em> 5(1), 1-86. [details]   
Taxonomy Verrill (1899) included O. enopla, O. rosea and O. spectabilis when he described this subgenus. he did not designate any of...  
Taxonomy Verrill (1899) included O. enopla, O. rosea and O. spectabilis when he described this subgenus. he did not designate any of them as type. later he included O. pectinula. The subgenus is no longer considered valid. [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2019). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiacantha (Ophiectodia) Verrill, 1899. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=242549 on 2019-03-23
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2007-07-16 13:33:01Z
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2011-05-19 08:10:30Z
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original description Verrill, A. E. (1899). Report on the Ophiuroidea collected by the Bahama expedition in 1893. <em>Bulletin from the Laboratories of Natural History of the State University of Iowa.</em> 5(1), 1-86. [details]   
From editor or global species database
Taxonomy Verrill (1899) included O. enopla, O. rosea and O. spectabilis when he described this subgenus. he did not designate any of them as type. later he included O. pectinula. The subgenus is no longer considered valid. [details]