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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster exilis var. carinata Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 125243

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 exilis (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster grandis (Verrill, 1884)
Rank Variety
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster exilis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDytaster insignis (Perrier, 1884)
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
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
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From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy A variety of Dytaster exilis Sladen, itself thought to be a synonym of Dytaster grandis (Verrill, 1884) by Verrill (1895), but a distinct variety of D. exilis Sladen, 1889 according to John (1950), since treated as a synonym of D. insignis (Perrier, 1883) by Downey (1973). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:125243
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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 exilis var. carinata 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=125243 on 2014-09-16
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