WoRMS name details

Ophiacantha vivipara Ljungman, 1871

173200  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:173200)

 unaccepted (transferred to Ophiosabine by O'Hara & Thuy (2022))
Species
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Ljungman, A.V. 1871. Om tvänne nya arter Ophiurider. Öfversigt af Kungliga Vetenskapsakademiens Förhandlingar, 1870, 5, 471-476. [details]   
Type locality contained in Mexico Northwest, Falkland Islands part of the...  
type locality contained in Mexico Northwest (inaccurate[details]
type locality contained in Falkland Islands part of the South Atlantic Ocean [details]
Distribution Most records must be taken with caution as this species has been misidentified frequently. It is an Antarctic species that...  
Distribution Most records must be taken with caution as this species has been misidentified frequently. It is an Antarctic species that ranges up to 50°S along the Chilean coast and Argentina. 0-1100 m depth. [details]
Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T.; Thuy, B. (Eds) (2023). World Ophiuroidea Database. Ophiacantha vivipara Ljungman, 1871. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: https://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=173200 on 2023-02-08
Date
action
by
2005-07-13 10:16:18Z
created
2007-07-18 12:17:12Z
checked
2016-05-19 09:31:57Z
changed
2022-03-31 09:06:47Z
changed

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original description Ljungman, A.V. 1871. Om tvänne nya arter Ophiurider. Öfversigt af Kungliga Vetenskapsakademiens Förhandlingar, 1870, 5, 471-476. [details]   

taxonomy source Brogger, M. I.; O'Hara, T. D. (2015). Revision of some ophiuroid records (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea) from Argentina. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 3972(3): 432-440., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3972.3.8 [details]   

context source (Deepsea) Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO. The Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), available online at http://www.iobis.org/ [details]   

basis of record Clarke, A.; Johnston, N.M. (2003). Antarctic marine benthic diversity. <i>Oceanography and Marine Biology: an Annual Review</i>. 41: 47-114. (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Mah, C.L.; McKnight, D.G.; Eagle, M.K.; Pawson, D.L.; Améziane, N.; Vance, D.J.; Baker, A.N.; Clark, H.E.S.; Davey, N. (2009). Phylum Echinodermata: sea stars, brittle stars, sea urchins, sea cucumbers, sea lilies. In: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 371-400. [details]   

new combination reference O'Hara, T. D.; Thuy, B. (2022). Biogeography and taxonomy of Ophiuroidea (Echinodermata) from the Îles Saint-Paul and Amsterdam in the southern Indian Ocean. <em>Zootaxa.</em> 5124(1): 1-49., available online at https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.5124.1.1
page(s): 17 [details]   
 
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    Definitions

From editor or global species database
Distribution Most records must be taken with caution as this species has been misidentified frequently. It is an Antarctic species that ranges up to 50°S along the Chilean coast and Argentina. 0-1100 m depth. [details]

Morphology This species has 6 to 8 arms. [details]

From other sources
Habitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
To NMNH Extant Collection (Ophicantha vivipara Ljungman (USNM E44587) dorsal view with attached juveniles)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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To NMNH Extant Collection (Ophicantha vivipara Ljungman (USNM E44587) dorsal view)
To NMNH Extant Coll...
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