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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterina africana Engel & Croes, 1960 
AphiaID: 123997

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 editorValvatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterina (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterina africana (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAllopatiria ocellifera (Gray, 1847)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterina Fisher, 1908 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNepanthia Gray, 1840
Sources  original description Engel, H. & Croes, A.F. (1960). Les asterides recoltees par l'expedition du Navire-Ecole Belge Mercator 1935-1936. B. Les Asterides de la Cote occidentale d'Afrique. Bulletin Institut royal des Sciences naturelles de Belgique. XXXVI, no. 54: 10-15, 2 plates.
page(s): 13 [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 (3 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:123997
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-12-10 02:34:30Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Parasterina africana Engel & Croes, 1960. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/traits/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=123997 on 2017-07-21
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