Amphioplus (Lymanella) laevis   (Lyman,  1874) (Brittle Star)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Animalia
Phylum:Echinodermata
Class: Ophiuroidea
Order:Ophiurida
Family:Amphiuridae

Description

Synonym (s)
Amphioplus bocki Koehler, 1927
Amphioplus laevis (Lyman, 1874)
Amphiura (Amphioplus) praestans Koehler, 1905
Amphiura laevis Lyman, 1874
Amphiura praestans Koehler, 1905
Ophiophragmus praestans (Koehler, 1905)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sastry, DRK (2002) Echinodermata associated with coral reefs of Andaman and Nicobar Islands Zoological Survey of India ZSI 100(3-4) 21-60 Available at - ZSI, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Sastry, DRK (2007) Echinodermata of India : An annotated list Records of Zoological Survey of India Occassional paper No. 271 ZSI, Kolkata 1-387 Available at - http://zsi.gov.in/checklist/Echinodermata_India_Checklist.pdf

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