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Ophiura  Lamarck, 1801
Taxonomic Serial No.: 157411

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2004   

 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  
                      SuborderChilophiurina Matsumoto, 1915  
                         FamilyOphiuridae Lyman, 1865  
                            GenusOphiura Lamarck, 1801  
    Direct Children:  
                               Species Ophiura acervata   
                               Species Ophiura affinis   
                               Species Ophiura albida   
                               Species Ophiura atacta   
                               Species Ophiura aurantiaca   
                               Species Ophiura bathybia H. L. Clark, 1911  
                               Species Ophiura carnea Lütken, 1858  
                               Species Ophiura cryptolepis H. L. Clark, 1911  
                               Species Ophiura flagellata (Lyman, 1878)  
                               Species Ophiura irrorata (Lyman, 1878)  
                               Species Ophiura kofoidi Mcclendon, 1909  
                               Species Ophiura leptoctenia H. L. Clark, 1911  
                               Species Ophiura ljungmani   
                               Species Ophiura lutkeni (Lyman, 1860)  
                               Species Ophiura maculata   
                               Species Ophiura ophiura (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                               Species Ophiura quadrispina   
                               Species Ophiura robusta   
                               Species Ophiura sarsi Lütken, 1855  
                               Species Ophiura scutulata Lütken and Mortensen, 1899  
                               Species Ophiura signata   
                               Species Ophiura texturata   

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ophiura   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brusca, Richard C., and Gary J. Brusca  
  Publication Date: 2002   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Invertebrates, Second Edition   
  Page(s): xx + 936   
  Publisher: Sinauer Associates, Inc.   
  Publication Place: Sunderland, Massachusetts, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-87893-097-3   
  Reference for: Ophiura   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Spencer, W. K., and C. W. Wright / Durham, J. Wyatt, et al. / Moore, Raymond C., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1966   
  Article/Chapter Title: Asterozoans   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Treatise on Invertebrate Paleontology, Part U, Echinodermata 3, vol. 1   
  Page(s): U4-U107   
  Publisher: The Geological Society of America and The University of Kansas Press   
  Publication Place: Lawrence, Kansas, USA   
  Reference for: Ophiura   

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