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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 123299

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster protentus Sladen, 1889 (type by subsequent designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDorigona Perrier, 1885, non Gray, 1866 (synonym)
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. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster alcocki Ludwig, 1900
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arthrocnemis Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster atopus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster diomedeae Ludwig, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster dyscritus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster euryplax Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster gardineri (Bell, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster habrotatus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster leptodomus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster meseres Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster moebii (Studer, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster moluccanus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster mucronatus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster nora Alcock, 1893
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster pentagonus H.L. Clark, 1916

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster (Neridaster) Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosaster Perrier, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster albidus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster basilicus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster basilicus Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster moebii (Studer, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster belli (Koehler, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster moebii (Studer, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster bipunctus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosaster bipunctus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster florifer Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosaster florifer (Alcock, 1893)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster jacqueti (Perrier, 1894) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster ludwigi (Koehler, 1909) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster moebii (Studer, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster prehensilis (Perrier, 1885) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster protentus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster protentus Alcock, 1893 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster moebii (Studer, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster subspinosus Bell, 1892 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster subspinosus (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster symbolicus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRosaster symbolicus (Sladen, 1889)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster ternalis (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNymphaster arenatus (Perrier, 1881)
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
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType specimen According to A.M. Clark (1993) Nymphaster Sladen in Thomson & Murray 1885 is a NOMEN NUDUM, diagnosed but no species named. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123299
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2007-12-17 23:27:22Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2008-10-24 13:48:31Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Nymphaster Sladen, 1889. 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=123299 on 2014-09-21
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