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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterias Verrill, 1914 
AphiaID: 146044

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 editorParasterias (Genus)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Synonym according to Fisher (1930))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteriidae Gray, 1840
Sources  original description Verrill, A.E. (1914). Monograph of the shallow-water starfishes of the North Pacific coast from the Arctic Ocean to California. Harriman Alaska series: US National Museum 14: 1-408 pp., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/20755223 [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterias albertensis Verrill, 1914 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias amurensis Lutken, 1871
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146044
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-12-29 07:51:57Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C.; Hansson, H. (2008). Parasterias Verrill, 1914. In: Mah, C.L. (2016). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=146044 on 2016-07-29
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