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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) Verrill, 1866 
AphiaID: 123637

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 editorForcipulatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Subgenus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion muelleri M. Sars, 1846
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias Verrill, 1866
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 editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri (M. Sars, 1846)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) danica (Levinsen, 1887) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias danica (Levinsen, 1887) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) hyperborea (Danielssen & Koren, 1882) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias hyperborea (Danielssen & Koren, 1882) (alternate representation)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) islandica (Levinsen, 1887) represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias islandica Levinsen, 1877 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias arctica (Murdoch, 1885) (alternate representation)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123637
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-05 03:22:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Leptasterias (Leptasterias) Verrill, 1866. 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=123637 on 2014-08-20
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