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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster grandis grandis (Verrill, 1884) 
AphiaID: 125201

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster grandis (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster grandis grandis (Subspecies)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster grandis (Verrill, 1884)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster madreporifer Sladen, 1889 (synonym according to Verrill (1894), John (1950) and Sibuet (1975))
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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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]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAzores [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]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Basin [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEast American Coast [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuyana Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth West Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValidity A synonym of Dytaster insignis (Perrier, 1884) according to Downey (1973) but still treatd as valid by Sibuet (1975) and by Downey (pers. comm. to A.M. Clark). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125201
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-02-01 01:36:32Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Dytaster grandis 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=125201 on 2014-12-25
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