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Acrocnida brachiata  (Montagu, 1804)
Taxonomic Serial No.: 573716

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Amphiura brachiata (Montagu, 1804)
  Common Name(s): sand burrowing brittle star [English]
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  Current Standing: valid  
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  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria  – triploblasts  
          PhylumEchinodermata Bruguière, 1791 [ex Klein, 1734] – echinoderms, échinodermes, bolacha da praia, equinoderma, equinodermata, estrela do mar, ouriço do mar  
                ClassOphiuroidea Gray, 1840 – basket stars, brittlestars, snake stars, ofiúro, serpente do mar, ophiures, basket stars, brittle stars, brittlestars, snake stars  
                   OrderOphiurida Müller and Troschel, 1840 – basket stars, serpent stars, basket stars, serpent stars  
                      SuborderGnathophiurina Matsumoto, 1915  
                         FamilyAmphiuridae Ljungman, 1867  
                            GenusAcrocnida Gislén, 1926  
                               SpeciesAcrocnida brachiata (Montagu, 1804) – sand burrowing brittle star  

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  Author(s)/Editor(s): McCormick, Grace P., Brendan F. Keegan, James O. McInerney, and Richard Powell  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Spectral analysis of echinoderm small subunit ribosomal RNA gene sequence data   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution vol. 15, no. 2   
  Page(s): 327-329   
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  Reference for: Acrocnida brachiata   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Mortensen, Th.  
  Publication Date: 1927   
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  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Handbook of the Echinoderms of the British Isles   
  Page(s): 471   
  Publisher: Oxford University Press   
  Publication Place: London, England   
  Reference for: Acrocnida brachiata   

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