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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster Müller & Troschel, 1840 
AphiaID: 123336

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 editorSolasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolasteridae Viguier, 1878
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPolyaster Gray, 1840 (Synonym based on Sladen (1889))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster(Polyaster) Gray, 1840 (synonym)
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 editorCrossaster borealis Fisher, 1906
  » Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster borealis borealis Fisher, 1906
» Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster borealis ochotensis Djakonov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster campbellicus McKnight, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster diamesus (Djakonov, 1932)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster helianthus Verrill, 1894
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster japonicus (Fisher, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster multispinus H.L. Clark, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster penicillatus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster scotophilus (Fisher, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster squamatus (Döderlein, 1900)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster koreni Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767) (nomen dubium)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster australis Perrier, 1888 (nomen nudum)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster aboverrucosus (Brandt, 1835) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster affinis Danielssen & Koren, 1876 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster affinis (Brandt, 1835) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster alternatus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterozonias alternatus (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster australis Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster regularis Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster canopus H.E.S. Clark, 1963 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster regularis subarcuatus Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster neptuni Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster ochotensis Djakonov, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster borealis ochotensis Djakonov, 1950
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster vancouverensis de Loriol, 1897 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster stimpsoni Verrill, 1880
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
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From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Asterias papposa Linnaeus, 1767 by subsequent designation in Fisher, W.K. (1919) (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
ImagesChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Common sun star - Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
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Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
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Crossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Crossaster papposus (L...
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Crossaster papposus-group catch
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Asteroidea
Asteroidea
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Crossaster papposus
Crossaster papposus
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Crossaster papposus
Crossaster papposus
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show all]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123336
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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
2009-01-08 02:40:22Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Crossaster Müller & Troschel, 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=123336 on 2014-11-27
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