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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhoxaster Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 123253

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhoxaster (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster Danielssen & Koren, 1883
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae Gray, 1840
Sources  original description Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): 234 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhoxaster pumilus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBathybiaster vexillifer (Wyville Thomson, 1873) (Synonym according to Koehler (1909))
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus Phoxaster Sladen in Thomson & Murray 1885 is a nomen nudum, no species named. According to A.M. Clark 1993. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123253
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-17 01:37:51Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-03-25 20:05:08Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-06-01 19:22:08Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Phoxaster Sladen, 1889. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123253 on 2017-10-20
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