Amphiura arcystata H.L. Clark, 1911

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family Genus Species Nomenclatural_Code
Animalia Echinodermata Ophiuroidea Ophiurida Amphiuridae Amphiura arcystata ICZN

Name Authority: WoRMS (World Register of Marine Species)


Remarks: In HL Clark, 1911 he described the species as A. acrystata then changed it in 1915 to A. arcystata stating it was a typographical error in 1911. Per Downing, 1969 (see page 20) the Greek spelling on p. 145 signifies the correct spelling should have been acrystata. (PBenson 2014)

Occurs in marine habitats.

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Parent Genus: Amphiura Forbes, 1843

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