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Ophiacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842

123587  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123587)

accepted
Genus
Species Ophiacantha abyssa Kyte, 1982
Species Ophiacantha abyssicola G.O. Sars, 1872
Species Ophiacantha aculeata Verrill, 1885
Species Ophiacantha adiaphora H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha anomala G.O. Sars, 1872
Species Ophiacantha antarctica Koehler, 1900
Species Ophiacantha aristata Koehler, 1895
Species Ophiacantha atopostoma H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha bathybia H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha benigna Koehler, 1922
Species Ophiacantha bidentata (Bruzelius, 1805)
Species Ophiacantha brachygnatha H.L. Clark, 1928
Species Ophiacantha contigua Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Ophiacantha cornuta Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha cosmica Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha costata Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Ophiacantha crassidens Verrill, 1885
Species Ophiacantha curima Clark, 1915
Species Ophiacantha cuspidata Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha cyrena A.H. Clark, 1916
Species Ophiacantha densa Farran, 1913
Species Ophiacantha densispina Mortensen, 1936
Species Ophiacantha diplasia H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha duplex Koehler, 1897
Species Ophiacantha echinulata Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha enneactis H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha enopla Verrill, 1885
Species Ophiacantha eurypoma H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha exilis (Koehler, 1922)
Species Ophiacantha fraterna Verrill, 1885
Species Ophiacantha frigida Koehler, 1908
Species Ophiacantha funebris (Koehler, 1930)
Species Ophiacantha hirta Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Ophiacantha inconspicua Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Ophiacantha legata Koehler, 1922
Species Ophiacantha lepidota H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha levispina Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha lineata Koehler, 1896
Species Ophiacantha longidens Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha longispina Stöhr & Segonzac, 2005
Species Ophiacantha macrarthra H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha mesembria H.L. Clark, 1915
Species Ophiacantha metallacta H.L. Clark, 1915
Species Ophiacantha moniliformis Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Ophiacantha nutrix Baranova, 1955
Species Ophiacantha pacifica Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Ophiacantha paramedea Hertz, 1926
Species Ophiacantha parasema H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Ophiacantha pentacrinus Lütken, 1869
Species Ophiacantha pentactis Mortensen, 1936
Species Ophiacantha pentagona Koehler, 1897
Species Ophiacantha placida (Koehler, 1904)
Species Ophiacantha prionota H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha quadrispina H.L. Clark, 1917
Species Ophiacantha rhachophora H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha richeri O'Hara & Stöhr, 2006
Species Ophiacantha rosea Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha savagica Tommasi, 1976
Species Ophiacantha scutata Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha sentosa Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha similis A.H. Clark, 1916
Species Ophiacantha simulans Koehler, 1895
Species Ophiacantha smitti Ljungman, 1872
Species Ophiacantha spectabilis G.O. Sars, 1872
Species Ophiacantha spinifera Lütken & Mortensen, 1899
Species Ophiacantha trachyacantha Djakonov, 1954
Species Ophiacantha trachybactra H.L. Clark, 1911
Species Ophiacantha vepratica Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha veterna Koehler, 1907
Species Ophiacantha vivipara Ljungman, 1871
Species Ophiacantha vorax Koehler, 1897
Species Ophiacantha yaldwyni Fell, 1958

Species Ophiacantha abnormis Lyman, 1879 accepted as Ophiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)
Species Ophiacantha anchilabra H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Ophiacantha vorax Koehler, 1897
Species Ophiacantha antarctica (Lyman, 1879) sensu Mortensen, 1936 accepted as Ophiolimna antarctica (Lyman, 1879) (synonym)
Species Ophiacantha bisquamata Matsumoto, 1915 accepted as Ophiotreta valenciennesi valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879) accepted as Ophiotreta valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879)
Species Ophiacantha cataleimmoida H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Ophiophthalmus cataleimmoidus (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Ophiacantha composita sensu Koehler, 1906 accepted as Ophiacantha simulans Koehler, 1895 (synonym)
Species Ophiacantha confusa Koehler, 1905 accepted as Ophiacantha longidens Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha denuispina Mortensen, 1936 accepted as Ophiacantha densispina Mortensen, 1936 (lapsus calami)
Species Ophiacantha diploa H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Ophiacantha duplex Koehler, 1897
Species Ophiacantha disjuncta (Koehler, 1911) accepted as Ophiacantha antarctica Koehler, 1900 (synonym)
Species Ophiacantha dumosa A.H. Clark, 1949 accepted as Ophiacantha longidens Lyman, 1878
Species Ophiacantha eximia Koehler, 1904 accepted as Ophiotreta eximia (Koehler, 1904)
Species Ophiacantha gratiosa Koehler, 1897 accepted as Ophiotreta stimulea (Lyman, 1878)
Species Ophiacantha hylacantha H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Ophiophthalmus hylacanthus (Clark, 1911)
Species Ophiacantha lambda H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Ophiolimna perfida (Koehler, 1904)
Species Ophiacantha leucosticta H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Ophientrema leucosticta (H.L. Clark, 1911) accepted as Ophientrema scolopendrica (Lyman, 1883)
Species Ophiacantha matura Koehler, 1904 accepted as Ophiotreta matura (Koehler, 1904)
Species Ophiacantha megatreta H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Ophiotoma megatreta (H.L. Clark, 1911)
Species Ophiacantha meridionalis Lyman, 1869 accepted as Ophiacantha pentacrinus Lütken, 1869 (synonym acc. to H.L. Clark, 1915)
Species Ophiacantha millespina Verrill, 1879 accepted as Ophiacantha abyssicola G.O. Sars, 1872 (synonym)
Species Ophiacantha normani Lyman, 1879 accepted as Ophiophthalmus normani (Lyman, 1879)
Species Ophiacantha oedidisca H.L. Clark, 1911 accepted as Ophiophthalmus relictus (Koehler, 1904)
Species Ophiacantha paucispina Lütken & Mortensen, 1899 accepted as Ophiotoma paucispina (Lütken & Mortensen, 1899) (transferred by H.L. Clark (1915))
Species Ophiacantha porrecta (Koehler, 1914) accepted as Ophiomitrella porrecta Koehler, 1914
Species Ophiacantha sertata (Lyman, 1869) accepted as Ophiotreta sertata (Lyman, 1869) (transferred to Ophiotreta by Verrill (1899))
Species Ophiacantha troscheli Lyman, 1878 accepted as Ophiacanthella troscheli (Lyman, 1878)
Species Ophiacantha valenciennesi Lyman, 1879 accepted as Ophiotreta valenciennesi valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879) accepted as Ophiotreta valenciennesi (Lyman, 1879)
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Not documented
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2018). World Ophiuroidea database. Ophiacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842. Accessed through: Glover, A.G., Higgs, N., Horton, T. (2018) World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS) at: http://www.marinespecies.org/deepsea%20/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123587 on 2020-02-17
Glover, A.G.; Higgs, N.; Horton, T. (2020). World Register of Deep-Sea species (WoRDSS). Ophiacantha Müller & Troschel, 1842. Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/deepsea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123587 on 2020-02-17
Date
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z
created
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z
checked
2007-08-29 11:54:30Z
changed
2010-12-06 08:02:43Z
changed
2013-02-15 09:53:03Z
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basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i>. 50: pp. 336-351. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Clark, A.M. (1974). Notes on some echinoderms from southern Africa. <em>Bulletin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology).</em> 26(6): 423-487, 3 pls, 16 figs, 1 map, 3 tables., available online at https://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/2294231 [details]   

additional source Hansson, H. (2004). North East Atlantic Taxa (NEAT): Nematoda. Internet pdf Ed. Aug 1998., available online at http://www.tmbl.gu.se/libdb/taxon/taxa.html [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 
From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Remark Type species: Ophiacantha spinulosa Müller & Troschel, 1842 (=Asterias bidentata Retzius, 1805) by subsequent designation, see Clark (1915) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
 



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