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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoiraster Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 146055

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)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym according to A.M. & A.H. Clark (1954))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster Sladen, 1889
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae Gray, 1840
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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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoiraster gigas Caso, 1947 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster canaliculatus (A.H. Clark, 1916)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoiraster magnificus Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster magnificus (Bell, 1881)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMoiraster magnificus A.H. Clark, 1950 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTethyaster vestitus (Say, 1825)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146055
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2009-01-17 01:37:51Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Moiraster 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=146055 on 2014-09-01
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