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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster Verrill, 1899 
AphiaID: 123301

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 editorPeltaster hebes Verrill, 1899 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1899). Revision of certain genera and species of starfishes, with descriptions of new forms. Transactions of the Connecticut Academy of Arts and Sciences, 10(1): 145-234 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster cycloplax Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster micropeltus (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster hebes Verrill, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster nidarosiensis (Storm, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster planus (Verrill, 1895) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster placenta (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeltaster planus Boone, 1933 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeramaster granularis (Retzius, 1783)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123301
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-10-22 03:54:20Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Peltaster Verrill, 1899. 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=123301 on 2014-10-24
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