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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia Gray, 1840 
AphiaID: 123311

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 editorAsterias milleporella Lamarck, 1816 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Sources  original description Gray J.E. (1840). A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History 6: 175-184; 275-290. [details]

status source Mah, C.L. and D.W. Foltz. (2011). Molecular Phylogeny of the Valvatacea (Asteroidea, Echinodermata). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 161: 769-788., available online at http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1096-3642.2010.00659.x/full [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia armata Koehler, 1910
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia balanse Perrier, 1875
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia elegans H.L. Clark, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia eusticha Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia ghardaqana Mortensen, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia hadracantha H.L. Clark, 1921
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia hemiopla Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia indica (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia milleporella (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia monilis (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia nodosa A.M. Clark, 1967
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia pacifica H.L. Clark, 1921

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia mexicana Perrier, 1884 (nomen nudum, according to H.L. Clark (1921)-undescribed)

Subgenus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia (Metrodira) Perrier, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira Gray, 1840
  » Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia (Metrodira) subtilis Perrier, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira subtilis (Lutken, 1871)
» Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia (Metrodira) subulata Perrier, 1878 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMetrodira subulata Gray, 1840
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia andamanensis Koehler, 1909 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia indica (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia elegans Engel, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia indica (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia ghardaqana Tortonese, 1979 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia monilis (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia japonica Perrier, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia monilis (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia major Koehler, 1895 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia monilis (Perrier, 1869)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia narcissae Perrier, 1885 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNarcissia canariensis (d'Orbigny, 1839)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia pistoria (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia milleporella (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia polypora (H.L. Clark, 1916) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrofromia polypora (H.L. Clark, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia schultzei Döderlein, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAustrofromia schultzei (Döderlein, 1910)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia tumida Bell, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorFromia indica (Perrier, 1869)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123311
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2006-09-12 06:54:36Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-10-24 15:38:27Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2008-12-24 03:52:28Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2011-10-05 21:52:40Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Fromia Gray, 1840. 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=123311 on 2014-07-13
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