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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae Perrier, 1875 
AphiaID: 123142

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 editorVelatida (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorVelatida
Sources 
identification resource Fisher, W.K. (1911). Asteroidea of the North Pacific and adjacent waters. 1. Phanerozonia and Spinulosida. Bulletin of the US National Museum, 76: xiii+420 pp.122 pls., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7840387 [details]

identification resource McKnight, D.G. (2006). Marine Fauna of New Zealand: Echinodermata: Asteroidea (sea-stars). 3. Orders Velatida, Spinulosida, Forcipulatida, Brisingida with addenda to Paxillosida, Valvatida. NIWA Biodiversity Memoir 120: 1-187. [details]

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Names
 
Language   Name 
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorknubbsjöstjärnor  [details]
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taxa (16)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmembranaster Golotsvan, 1998
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthaster Sladen, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster Sladen, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster Verrill, 1880
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEuretaster Fisher, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymenaster Thomson, 1873
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHymenasterides Fisher, 1911
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorApterodon Fisher, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster (Apterodon) Fisher, 1940 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptaster Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster Sladen, 1882
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHexaster Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophopteraster Verrill, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarsipaster Sladen, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasterides Verrill, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRetaster Perrier, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTemnaster Verrill, 1894 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPteraster Müller & Troschel, 1842
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links 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:123142
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Pterasteridae Perrier, 1875. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123142 on 2014-10-02
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