Scientists aim to describe a single 'tree of life' that reflects the evolutionary relationships of living things. However, evolutionary relationships are a matter of ongoing discovery, and there are different opinions about how living things should be grouped and named. EOL reflects these differences by supporting several different scientific 'classifications'. Some species have been named more than once. Such duplicates are listed under synonyms. EOL also provides support for common names which may vary across regions as well as languages.

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Environments
BOLD images
  • Ophiura luetkenii
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa
  • Ophiura luetkenii
DiscoverLife map resource
  • Ophiura luetkenii
EOL Interns
  • Ophiura luetkenii
EOL hotlist Scratchpad Species
  • Ophiura luetkenii (Lyman 1860)
BOLDS images II Species
  • Ophiura luetkenii
NCBI Taxonomy
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Species
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Ophiura luetkenii (Lyman 1860)
OBIS depth range resource
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
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Species
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
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Species

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