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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias affinis Brandt, 1835 
AphiaID: 123708

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 editorAsterias (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias affinis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSolaster affinis (Brandt, 1835) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrossaster papposus (Linnaeus, 1767)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias affinis Brandt, 1835
Sources  original description Brandt, J. F. (1835). Prodromus descriptionis Animalium ab H. Mertensio in orbis terrarum circumnavigatione observatorum, Petropooli. Fasc. I: 203-275., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40762#page/5/mode/1up
page(s): 271 [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 (14 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123708
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-12-31 03:51:57Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-06-20 15:45:26Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Asterias affinis. 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=123708 on 2017-10-22
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