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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster Verrill, 1878 
AphiaID: 123337

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 editorLophaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster furcifer Düben & Koren, 1846 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster furcifer (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolasteridae Viguier, 1878
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarkaster Ludwig, 1905 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1878). Art. XX. Notice of recent additions to the marine fauna of the eastern coast of North America. No. 1. American Journal of Science and Arts. 3(16): 207-215., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/36841652#page/221/mode/1up
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster asiaticus Hayashi, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster densus Fisher, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster furcifer (Düben & Koren, 1846)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster furcilliger Fisher, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster gaini Koehler, 1912
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster quadrispinus H.L. Clark, 1923
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster stellans Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster suluensis Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster tenuis Koehler, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster verrilli A.H. Clark, 1938

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster abbreviatus Koehler, 1907 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster stellans Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster antarcticus Koehler, 1912 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyoraster antarcticus (Koehler, 1912) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParalophaster antarcticus (Koehler, 1912)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster levinseni Perrier, 1888 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster stellans Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster marionis Fisher, 1940 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster stellans marionis Fisher, 1940
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster pentactis Perrier, 1891 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster stellans Sladen, 1889
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster radians (Perrier, 1881) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeilaster radians (Perrier, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster validus (Ludwig, 1905) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster furcilliger Fisher, 1905
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster vexator Fisher, 1910 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster furcilliger Fisher, 1905
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123337
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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). Lophaster Verrill, 1878. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123337 on 2017-05-28
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