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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolasteridae Viguier, 1878 
AphiaID: 123143

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 editorValvatida (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida
Sources 
new combination reference Mah, C.L. and D.W. Foltz. (2011). Molecular Phylogeny of the Valvatacea (Asteroidea, Echinodermata). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 161: 769-788., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00659.x/full [details]

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]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzonnesterren  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsun stars  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsolsjöstjärnor  [details]
Direct child
taxa (15)

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterozonias Fisher, 1910
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLaetmaster Fisher, 1908
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster Verrill, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalophaster Fisher, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRhipidaster Sladen, 1889
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSeriaster Jangoux, 1984
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster Forbes, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorXenorias Fisher, 1913

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEndeca Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster Forbes, 1839
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeucaster Koehler, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCuenotaster Thiéry in Koehler, 1920
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoraster Fisher, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalophaster Fisher, 1940
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyaster Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarkaster Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster Verrill, 1878
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster(Polyaster) Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
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
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy Moved recently to Valvatida by Mah & Foltz (2011) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123143
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2008-01-24 08:20:46Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2011-10-13 21:23:47Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Solasteridae Viguier, 1878. 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=123143 on 2014-08-23
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