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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885) 
AphiaID: 125159

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 editorCheiraster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) (Subgenus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster (Cheiraster) Studer, 1883 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCheiraster Studer, 1883
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster sepitus Verrill, 1885
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArchaster sepitus Verrill, 1885 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiaster dubius H.L. Clark, 1941 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPectinaster dispar Verrill, 1915 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster perplexus Perrier, 1894 (Synonym according to A.M> Clark (1981).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster sepitus (Verrill, 1885)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster venustus Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPontaster venustus var. robusta Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to A.M. Clark (1981))
Sources  original description Verrill, A. E. (1885). Notice of the remarkable marine fauna occupying the outer banks off the southern coast of New England No. 11. American Journal of Science, series 3. 29: 149-157., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/37166909
page(s): 151 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Bay of Biscay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBay of Biscay [details]
Cape Verde
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Verde [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Colombia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorColombia [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Iceland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIceland [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Iceland [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNewfoundland Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth American Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRockall Trough [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest European Basin [details]
Portugal
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPortugal [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuyana Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIberian Basin [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (14 records) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125159
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
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.; Hansson, H. (2009). Cheiraster (Cheiraster) sepitus (Verrill, 1885). 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=125159 on 2017-06-27
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