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Aphelasterias japonica (Bell, 1881)

378819  (

Asterias torquata Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to Hayashi (1938))
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Mah, C.L. (2018). World Asteroidea Database. Aphelasterias japonica (Bell, 1881). Accessed at: on 2018-03-24
2008-12-26 05:08:28Z

original description  (ofAsterias torquata Sladen, 1889) Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at [details]   

additional source Imaoka T, Irimura S, Okutani T, Oguro C, Oji T, Shigei M, Horikawa H. (1990). Echinoderms from the Continental Shelf and Slope around Japan. Japan Fisheries Resource Conservation Association. vol. I.1-159. [details]   

context source (HKRMS) Morton B. & Morton JE. (1983). The sea shore ecology of Hong Kong. Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 


Japanese エゾヒトデ  [details]
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