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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondraster Verrill, 1895 
AphiaID: 123316

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 editorPoraniidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania grandis Verrill, 1878 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniidae Perrier, 1875
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheilaster Bell, 1893 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Chondraster) Verrill, 1895 (Raised to genus by Verrill (1914))
Sources  basis of record Hansson, H.G. (2001). Echinodermata, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 336-351 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondraster elattosis H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondraster grandis (Verrill, 1878)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChondraster hermanni Madsen, 1959 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorania (Porania) hermanni Madsen, 1959
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123316
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-10-24 13:48:31Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Chondraster Verrill, 1895. 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=123316 on 2014-09-20
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