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Ophiuroidea taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterostegus Mortensen, 1933 
AphiaID: 206809

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinodermata (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterozoa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterostegus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterostegus tuberculatus Mortensen, 1933
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuryalidae Gray, 1840
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstrostegus (misspelling)
Sources  basis of record Scudder, Samuel H. (1882). Nomenclator zoologicus. An alphabetical list of all generic names that have been employed by naturalists for recent and fossil animals from the earliest times to the close of the year 1879. Bulletin of the United States National Museum. 19: xix, [2 lists] 1-376 [supplemental to Agassiz], 1-340 [universal list]., available online at http://dx.doi.org/10.5962/bhl.title.1143 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterostegus maini McKnight, 2003
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterostegus sabineae Okanishi & Fujita, 2014
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterostegus tuberculatus Mortensen, 1933
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
Attributes Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFunctional group benthos » Stage adult (inherited from Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOphiuroidea) [details]

LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206809
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Date   action   by
2004-06-06 22:00:00Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2007-07-12 13:29:01Z  checked  Stöhr, Sabine
2011-09-19 13:40:18Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
2015-04-29 11:22:58Z  changed  Stöhr, Sabine
  
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  Citation: Stöhr, S. (2015). Asterostegus Mortensen, 1933. In: Stöhr, S.; O’Hara, T. & Thuy, B. (Eds) (2015) World Ophiuroidea database. Accessed at http://www.marinespecies.org/ophiuroidea/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=206809 on 2016-02-07
   
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