Registered 23,194 species  (Collections:373,756; Observations:74,544; Other records:5,869)
Classification : Eukarya - Opisthokonta - Animalia - Echinodermata - Ophiuroidea - Ophiurida - Amphiuridae - Amphipholis
真核生物ドメイン - Opisthokonta - 動物界 - 棘皮動物門 - クモヒトデ/蛇尾綱 - クモヒトデ目 - スナクモヒトデ科 - スナクモヒトデ属

Species Amphipholis squamata   (Delle Chiaje, 1828)     イソコモチクモヒトデ
Synonym(s) :  

Amphipholis japonica Matsumoto, 1915

Irimura, S. (1995) Ophiuroidea. In: Nishimura, S. (ed.), Guide to Seashore Animals of Japan with Color Pictures and Keys, vol. II. Hoikusha, Osaka, 529-537 (in Japanese). 
Japan Oceanographic Data Center (2002) JODC taxonomic code of marine organisms (plankton). 2001 edition. In: Marine Organisms Data, accessed through 
Komatsu, M. and M. Noguchi (1997) Phylum Echinodermata. In: Chihara, M. & M. Murano (eds.), An illustrated guide to marine plankton in Japan. Tokai University Press, Tokyo, 1291-1350 (in Japanese). 
Lane, D. J. W., Marsh, L. M., Spiegel, D. V. and F. W. E. Rowe (2000) Echinoderm fauna of the South China Sea: an inventory and analysis of distribution patterns. The Raffles Bulletin of Zoology, Supplements 8, 459-493.