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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida 
AphiaID: 123088

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 editorAsteroidea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaxillosida (Order)
Authority Perrier, 1884
Status accepted
Rank Order
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatacea
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatyasterida (Originally used to accomodate the idea of a Paleozoic ancestry for Luidiidae & other Paleozoic only taxa.Luidiidae has since been removed.Paleozoic classification remains in flux but this name is largely unused.)
Sources  original description Perrier, E. (1884). Mémoire sur les étoiles de mer recueilliés dans la mer des Antilles et le golfe du Mexique : durant les expéditions de dragace faites sous la direction de M. Alexandre Agassiz. Archives (Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (France)). 2. sér., t. 6.:127-276., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/155793#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 154, 168, 249 [details]

status source Mah, C.; Foltz, D. (2011). Molecular phylogeny of the Valvatacea (Asteroidea: Echinodermata). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society. 161(4): 769-788., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00659.x/full [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorモミジガイUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorスナヒトデ [from synonym]  [details]
Direct child
taxa (10)

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 Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae Gray, 1840
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCtenodiscidae Sladen, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniopectinidae Verrill, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiidae Sladen, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPseudarchasteridae Sladen, 1889
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRadiasteridae Fisher, 1916

Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLethmasteridae Belyaev, 1969 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanasteridae Sladen, 1883 (Synonym)
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlatasteriidae Caso, 1945 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiidae Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to Blake and others)
Family Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPlutonasteridae Sladen, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae Gray, 1840
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biological Information System for Marine Life (BISMaL) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123088
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2011-10-20 21:42:30Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2011). Paxillosida. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123088 on 2017-10-17
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