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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster Verrill, 1880 
AphiaID: 123331

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 editorVelatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae Perrier, 1875
Sources  original description Verrill, A. E. (1880). Notice of the remarkable marine fauna occupying the outer banks off the southern coast of New England. American Journal of Science. 3(20): 390-403., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/38973336
page(s): 400; note: Described in footnote. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster clarki Bernasconi, 1937
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster hurleyi McKnight, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster multipes (M. Sars, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster otagoensis McKnight, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster peregrinator (Sladen, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster semireticulatus (Sladen, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster verrucosus (Sladen, 1882)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster nordernskjöldi Koehler, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster verrucosus (Sladen, 1882)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiplopteraster vitreus (Bernasconi, 1966) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster vitreus Bernasconi, 1972
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123331
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Diplopteraster Verrill, 1880. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123331 on 2017-06-25
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