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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUraster L. Agassiz, 1836 
AphiaID: 146041

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 editorForcipulatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUraster (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
Sources  original description Agassiz, L. (1836). Prodrome d'une Monographie des Radiaires ou Echinodermes. Mémoires de la Société des Sciences naturelles de Neuchâtel. 1, 168-199., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/40297#page/180/mode/1up
page(s): 191 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUraster glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMarthasterias glacialis (Linnaeus, 1758)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUraster rubens (Linnaeus, 1758) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorUraster violaceus (O.F. Müller, 1776) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias rubens Linnaeus, 1758
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStatus A substitute name for Stellonia Nardo, 1834. A synonym of Asterias Linnaeus, 1758 according to Fisher (1930). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146041
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-12-29 02:59:07Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Uraster L. Agassiz, 1836. 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=146041 on 2017-08-24
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