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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster grandis (Verrill, 1884) 
AphiaID: 123888

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 editorDytaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster Sladen, 1889
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster grandis Verrill, 1884 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster carinata Sladen, 1889 (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster exilis var. carinata Sladen, 1889 (synonym)
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 editorDytaster grandis grandis (Verrill, 1884)
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster grandis nobilis Sladen, 1889
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (6 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 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy A synonym of Dytaster insignis (Perrier, 1884) according to Downey (1973) but still treated as valid by Sibuet (1975) [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123888
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-11 20:59:00Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Dytaster grandis (Verrill, 1884). 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=123888 on 2014-09-17
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