Ophioperla koehleri

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Ophioperla koehleri
Ophioperla koehleri


Taxonavigation: Ophiurina 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Echinodermata
Subphylum: Eleutherozoa
Superclassis: Cryptosyringida
Classis: Ophiuroidea
Subclasse: Myophiuroidea
Infraclasse: Metophiurida
Superordo: Euryophiurida
Ordo: Ophiurida
Subordo: Ophiurina

Familia: Ophiopyrgidae
Genus: Ophioperla
Species: Ophioperla koehleri




  • Ophioperla ludwigi Koehler, 1912
    • Synonymised by Mortensen (1936)
    • Etymology: named after Hubert Ludwig
  • Ophiura koehleri Bell, 1908


  • Bell, F.J. 1908. Echinoderma. National Antarctic Expedition 1901-1904. Natural History, Zoology. 4: 1-16, 5 pls. BHL Reference page.  [as Ophiura koehleri p. 126–129 (original description)]
  • Fell, H.B. 1961. The fauna of the Ross Sea. Part 1. Ophiuroidea. New Zealand Oceanographic Institute Memoir. 18: 1-79, 19 pls. Internet Archive Reference page.  [as Ophioperla koehleri p. 49]
  • Koehler, J.B.F.R. 1912. Echinodermes (Asteries, Ophiures et Echinides). Deuxième Expèdition Antarctique Francaise 1908-1910 J. Charcot. Masson et cie, Paris. 1-277. BHL Reference page.  [as Ophioperla ludwigi p. 126–129 (original description)]
  • Koehler, J.B.F.R. 1923. Astéries et Ophiures recueillies par l'Expédition Antarctique Suédoise (1901-1903). Further Zoological Results of the Swedish Antarctic Expedition 1901-1903 under the direction of Dr. Otto Nordenskjold. 1(1): 1-145. PDF Reference page.  [as Ophioperla ludwigi]
  • Mortensen, T. 1936. Echinoidea and Ophiuroidea. Discovery Reports. 12: 199–348, pls. 1–9. BHL Reference page.  [as Ophioperla koehleri p. 310–311 (recombination, synonymy)]