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.

Please wait...

Preferred marks the preferred classification for this taxon.

Recognized By Rank Classification
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: April 2013
view in classification
Family
Number of pages in BHL Family
  • Oplophoridae
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
BOLDS images II Family
BOLDS resource for species-level taxa Family
Number of DNA and specimen records in GGBN Family
  • Oplophoridae
EOL Metrics Family
  • Oplophoridae
Environments Family
BioLib.cz Import Family
BioLib.cz Import
Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS)
view in classification
Family
NCBI Taxonomy
view in classification
Family
NMNH Invertebrate Zoology resource Family
BOLDS resource for higher-level taxa
Number of records in GBIF Family
  • Oplophoridae
Number of sequences in GenBank Family
  • Oplophoridae
Number of specimens with sequence in BOLDS Family
  • Oplophoridae
OBIS Environmental Information
  • Oplophoridae Dana, 1852
OBIS depth range resource Family
Paleo DB Families
  • Oplophoridae
Paleobiology Database
view in classification
Family
Sloan-CoML NameLink Project
  • Oplophoridae
AquaMaps Resource Family
World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS)
view in classification
Family
Wikimedia Commons Family
Wikipedia

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!