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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884 
AphiaID: 149876

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 editorNotomyotida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten Verrill, 1884
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBenthopecten fischeri (Perrier, 1894) (Synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster fischeri Perrier, 1894
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPararchaster occidentalis Sladen, 1889 (Synonym according to Verrill (1895))
Sources  basis of record North East Atlantic Taxa (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCanary Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNewfoundland Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth American Basin [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuyana Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIberian Basin [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (29 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:149876
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-03-31 08:47:45Z  created  Appeltans, Ward
2005-04-12 15:19:24Z  changed  Claus, Simon
2009-01-19 15:30:12Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Benthopecten spinosus Verrill, 1884. 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=149876 on 2014-10-25
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