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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881) 
AphiaID: 123837

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 editorNotomyotida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster simplex Perrier, 1881 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten armatus (Sladen, 1889) (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Grieg, 1918 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster armatus Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster simplex Sladen, 1889
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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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex chardyi Sibuet, 1975
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten simplex simplex (Perrier, 1881)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Haïti
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHaiti [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorMexico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (9 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123837
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-19 15:30:12Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Benthopecten simplex (Perrier, 1881). 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=123837 on 2014-08-27
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