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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster Thomson, 1873 
AphiaID: 123237

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteroidea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatacea > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroasteridae
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroasteridae Sladen, 1889
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPrognaster Perrier, 1891 (syonym)
Sources  basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 336-351 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster actinocles Fisher, 1919
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster adami Koehler, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster alfredi Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster alternicanthus McKnight, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster angulatus Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster barathri Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster carinatus Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster hirsutus Ludwig, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster macracantha H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster magnificus Ludwig, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster microporus Fisher, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster ophiactis Fisher, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster ophiurus Fisher, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster orientalis Hayashi, 1943
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster planus Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster singletoni McKnight, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster spinulosus Fisher, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster tenuis Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster variacanthus McKnight, 2006

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster (Myxoderma) Fisher, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma Fisher, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster ackleyi Perrier, 1880 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster bispinosus Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster diomedeae Verrill, 1884 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster evermanni Fisher, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSagenaster evermanni (Fisher, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster gilesii Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster gilesi (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster longicauda Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster longispinum Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma longispinum (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster nudus Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster nudus (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster perarmatus H.L. Clark, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma longispinum (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster platyacanthus H.L. Clark, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma platyacanthum (H.L. Clark, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster sacculatus Fisher, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyxoderma sacculatum (Fisher, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster squameus Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster squameus (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster trispinosus Koehler, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorZoroaster zea Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCnemidaster zea (Alcock, 1893)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indian Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndian Ocean [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Atlantic [details]
North Pacific Ocean
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNorth Pacific [details]
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]

Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Zoroaster fulgens Thomson, 1873 by original designation (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123237
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-30 03:03:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Zoroaster Thomson, 1873. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database at http://www.marinespecies.org/asteroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123237 on 2014-10-01
  
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