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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884 
AphiaID: 123239

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 editorNotomyotida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectinidae Verrill, 1899
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster Sladen, 1885 (Synonym according to Verrill (1895))
Sources  original description Verrill A.E. (1884) Notice of the Remarkable Marine Fauna occupying the Outer Banks off the Southern Coast of New England, No. 9. American Journal of Science, (3)28(165): 213-220., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38974812
page(s): 218 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten acanthonotus Fisher, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten claviger Fisher, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten cognatus (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten folini (Perrier, 1894)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten heteracanthus Macan, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten huddlestonii (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten indicus (Koehler, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten moluccanus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten munidae H.E.S. Clark, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten mutabilis Fisher, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pectinifer (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pedicifer (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pentacanthus Fell, 1958
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten pikei H.E.S. Clark, 1969
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten polyctenius Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten rhopalophorus Djakonov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten semisquamatus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosissimus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinuliger (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten styracius Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten violaceus (Alcock, 1893)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten incertus Ludwig, 1910 (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten armatus (Sladen, 1889) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten chardyi Sibuet, 1975 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex chardyi Sibuet, 1975
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten fischeri (Perrier, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten occidentalis Baranova, 1955 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten claviger occidentalis Baranova, 1955
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Grieg, 1918 (non Verrill, 1884) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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:123239
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-06-11 12:57:51Z  checked  Danis, Bruno
2009-01-19 15:30:12Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Benthopecten Verrill, 1884. 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=123239 on 2017-09-24
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