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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias Perrier, 1891 
AphiaID: 123225

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 editorForcipulatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustraliaster Fisher, 1923
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEustolasterias Fisher, 1923 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHydrasterias Perrier, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPedicellaster parvulus Perrier, 1891
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRumbleaster McKnight, 2006 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTriplasterias Engel & Schroevers, 1960 (synonym)
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. and J. Courtman-Stock. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias alexandri (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias contorta (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias euplecta (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias eustyla (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias guernei Perrier, 1891
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias heteropaes Fisher, 1924
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias mazophora (Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias mollis (Hutton, 1872)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias neglecta (Perrier, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias parvulus (Perrier, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias richardi (Perrier, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias satsumana Döderlein, 1902
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias tanneri (Verrill, 1880)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias peregrina Bell (nomen nudum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias candicans (Ludwig, 1903) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNotasterias candicans (Ludwig, 1903)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias crassa H.L. Clark, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias alexandri (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias hypacantha Fisher, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias euplecta (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias nitida Koehler, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias mazophora (Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias stenactis (H.L. Clark, 1926) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias mazophora (Wood-Mason & Alcock, 1891)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias subangulosa Fisher, 1928 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSclerasterias contorta (Perrier, 1881)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat Known from seamounts and knolls [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123225
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-10-25 14:18:49Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Sclerasterias Perrier, 1891. 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=123225 on 2014-04-17
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