CAAB - Codes for Australian Aquatic Biota - Taxon report

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CAAB Taxon Report

 »  Ophiocamacidae (family)

CAAB Code: 25 185027     Taxa superceded by 25 184001 show as JSON
Scientific Name
and Authority
Ophiomyces delata    Koehler, 1904
CAAB category: 25 - Echinodermata
Family: Ophiocamacidae (brittlestars) - show full taxa list or show species only taxa list
Common Name: [a brittlestar]

Occurrence locations [9] shown as red circles - View CSIRO Catch records
Organism Type: a brittlestar
Parent Codes
(if any)
25 185914
Museum of Victoria 1955
World Register of Marine Species accepted 2016-05-11 view at WoRMS - potential occurrences at OBIS
Habitat: Marine unspecified
Record source: Rowe, F. W. E. Gates, J., 1995, Zoological catalogue of Australia. Volume 33. Echinodermata. CSIRO, East Melbourne
Scientific Name
verified against
O'Hara, T.D. Stöhr, S., 2006. Deep water Ophiuroidea (Echinodermata) of New Caledonia: Ophiacanthidae and Hemieuryalidae., Mémoires du Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle. Paris, Vol. 193. Tropical Deep-sea Benthos, 24, (Richer de Forges, B. Justine, J.L.): 33-141.

Record details

Record entered on 18-Jul-2000 00:00 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Record modified on 24-Oct-2017 10:07 by Karen Gowlett-Holmes
Modification description: moved to a different family
Modification history:
28-NOV-2006: update reference (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
05-JUL-2010: update distribution (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
10-AUG-2015: add MoV number (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
01-AUG-2016: update family assignment (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
 (previous family sequence: 1)
24-OCT-2017: moved to a different family (Karen Gowlett-Holmes)
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