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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion africanus Müller & Troschel, 1842 
AphiaID: 123698

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 editorAsteracanthion (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (A forma of Marthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus 1758))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion Müller & Troschel, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Sources 
source of synonymy Clark, A.M. and J. Courtman-Stock. (1976). The echinoderms of southern Africa. Publ. No. 766. British Museum (Nat. Hist), London. 277 pp. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (8 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsynonymy Original combination [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123698
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-12-26 05:08:28Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2013). Asteracanthion africanus Müller & Troschel, 1842. In: Mah, C.L. (2013) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123698 on 2014-04-16
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