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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias muelleri (M. Sars, 1846) 
AphiaID: 149867

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 editorAsterias (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias muelleri (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias (Leptasterias) muelleri muelleri (M. Sars, 1846)
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias Linnaeus, 1758
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion muelleri M. Sars, 1846
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteracanthion muelleri M. Sars, 1846 (basionym)
Sources  original description Sars, M. (1846). VI. Beobachtungen uber die Entwickelung der Seesterne. Fauna littoralis Norvegiae, oder Beschreibung und Abbildungen neuer oder wenig bekannten Seethiere. heft 1: 47-62., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/163272#page/59/mode/1up
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Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias muelleri var. islandica Levinsen, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias islandica Levinsen, 1887 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias arctica (Murdoch, 1885)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (12 publications) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:149867
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Date   action   by
2005-03-31 08:47:45Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2009-01-30 03:03:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2009). Asterias muelleri (M. Sars, 1846). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=149867 on 2017-07-23
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