Ophiopeza Peters, 1851, Peters, 1851

Boissin, Emilie, Hoareau, Thierry B., Paulay, Gustav & Bruggemann, J. Henrich, 2016, Shallow-water reef ophiuroids (Echinodermata: Ophiuroidea) of Réunion (Mascarene Islands), with biogeographic considerations, Zootaxa 4098 (2), pp. 273-297: 286

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4098.2.4

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scientific name

Ophiopeza Peters, 1851
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Genus Ophiopeza Peters, 1851  

Four species and two additional subspecies of Ophiopeza   are presently recognized: O. exilis Koehler, 1905   ; O. kingi Devaney, 1974   and O. spinosa (Ljungman, 1867)   , O. fallax fallax Peters, 1851   , O. fallax arabica A.M. Clark, 1968   , and the temperate O. cylindrica (Hutton, 1872) ( Stöhr et al. 2016)   .