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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias madeirensis Stimpson, 1862 
AphiaID: 123753

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 madeirensis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Sources  original description Stimpson, W. (1862). On new genera and species of starfishes of the family Pycnopodidae (Asteracanthion Mueller & Troschel). Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural HIstory. 8: 261-273., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37036#page/271/mode/1up
page(s): 263 [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 (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (Holotype USNM 1241) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123753
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Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-02 07:36:37Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-01-20 06:11:28Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2017-06-19 16:23:34Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2017). Asterias madeirensis Stimpson, 1862. 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=123753 on 2017-07-22
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