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Ophidiaster  L. Agassiz, 1836
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157054

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Chione Gistel, 1848
 
    Asterias arenata Lamarck, 1816
 
    Asterias bicolor Lamarck, 1816
 
    Ophidiaster arenatus (Lamarck, 1816)
 
    Ophidiaster bicolor (Lamarck, 1816)
 
    Ophidiaster chinensis Perrier, 1875
 
    Linckia franciscus Nardo, 1834
 
  Common Name(s):    
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2014   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumEchinodermata Bruguičre, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] – echinoderms, échinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ouriço do mar  
             SubphylumAsterozoa   
                ClassAsteroidea de Blainville, 1830 – étoiles de mer, stelléridés, estrela do mar, sea stars, starfishes, starfish, estrella de mar  
                   SuperorderValvatacea Blake, 1987  
                      OrderValvatida Perrier, 1884  
                         FamilyOphidiasteridae Verrill, 1870  
                            GenusOphidiaster L. Agassiz, 1836  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Ophidiaster agassizi Perrier, 1881  
                               Species Ophidiaster alexandri Verrill, 1915  
                               Species Ophidiaster armatus Koehler, 1910  
                               Species Ophidiaster bayeri A. H. Clark, 1948  
                               Species Ophidiaster bullisi (Downey, 1970)  
                               Species Ophidiaster confertus H. L. Clark, 1916  
                               Species Ophidiaster cribrarius Lütken, 1871  
                               Species Ophidiaster duncani de Loriol, 1885  
                               Species Ophidiaster easterensis Ziesenhenne, 1964  
                               Species Ophidiaster granifer Lütken, 1871  
                               Species Ophidiaster guildingi Gray, 1840 – Guilding's star 
                               Species Ophidiaster helicostichus Sladen, 1889  
                               Species Ophidiaster hemprichi Müller & Troschel, 1842  
                               Species Ophidiaster kermadecensis Benham, 1911  
                               Species Ophidiaster lorioli Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Ophidiaster ludwigi de Loriol, 1900  
                               Species Ophidiaster macknighti H. E. S. Clark, 1962  
                               Species Ophidiaster multispinus Liao & A. M. Clark, 1996  
                               Species Ophidiaster ophidianus (Lamarck, 1816) – estrella púrpura 
                               Species Ophidiaster perplexus A. H. Clark, 1954  
                               Species Ophidiaster perrieri de Loriol, 1885  
                               Species Ophidiaster reyssi Sibuet, 1977  
                               Species Ophidiaster rhabdotus Fisher, 1906  
                               Species Ophidiaster tuberifer Sladen, 1880  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Christopher Mah  
  Notes: Research Collaborator, Department of Invertebrate Zoology (MRC163), National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC 20560-0163   
  Reference for: Ophidiaster    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Ophidiaster   
       
  Source: WoRMS - World Asteroidea Database, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2014   
  Notes: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org   
  Reference for: Ophidiaster   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Clark, Ailsa M., and Maureen E. Downey  
  Publication Date: 1992   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Starfishes of the Atlantic   
  Page(s): xxvi + 794   
  Publisher: Chapman and Hall   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-412-43280-3   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Ophidiaster   
       

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 Comments
       
  Comment: urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123314  
 

 

   

 
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