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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia africana Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 123918

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 editorLuidiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia sarsi africana Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia sarsii africana Sladen 1889
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia Forbes, 1839
Sources  original description Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates. [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
South Africa
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Specimen 

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Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus A subspecies according to A.M. Clark (1982). [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also reported from Morocco and Ivory coast (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123918
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-11 02:15:40Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Luidia africana Sladen, 1889. 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=123918 on 2014-08-01
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