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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpidontaster Koehler, 1920 
AphiaID: 146081

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 editorValvatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontasteridae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym according to Fisher (1940))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster Verrill, 1880
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpidontaster pentagonalis Koehler, 1920 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontasteridae Verrill, 1899
Sources  original description Koehler, R. (1920). Echinodermata: Asteroidea. Scientific Reports of the Australiasian Antarctic Expedition C8: 1-308.  [details]

source of synonymy Fisher, W.K. (1940). Asteroidea. Discovery Reports 20: 69-306. [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEpidontaster pentagonalis Koehler, 1920 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOdontaster meridionalis (E. A. Smith, 1876)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:146081
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Hansson, Hans
2008-12-07 17:24:06Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2009-02-04 13:40:47Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Epidontaster Koehler, 1920. 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=146081 on 2014-09-02
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