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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten acicularis Norman, 1865 
AphiaID: 123853

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 editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten acicularis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten Gray, 1840
Sources  original description Norman, A. (1865). On the genera and species of British Echinodermata. Part1. Crinoidea, Ophiuroidea, Asteroidea. Annals and Magazine of Natural History. series 3, v.15, 98-129., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/54289#page/112/mode/1up
page(s): 116 [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 (16 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123853
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-10-17 04:40:47Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2009-01-11 20:59:00Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2009). Astropecten acicularis Norman, 1865. 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=123853 on 2017-10-24
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