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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra Bell, 1881 
AphiaID: 172578

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 editorGaneriidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra simplex Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857) (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGaneriidae Sladen, 1889
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLebrunaster Perrier, 1891 (Synonym accoridng to Fisher (1940))
Sources  original description Bell, F. J. (1881). Account of the Echinodermata collected during the Survey of H.M.S. "Alert" in the Straits of Magellan and on the Coast of Patagonia. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. p. 87-101, p. VIII & IX., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/96698#page/131/mode/1up
page(s): 96 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra frigida (Koehler, 1917)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra macquariensis Koehler, 1920
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra cingulata Koehler, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra electilis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra lahillei deLoriol, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra nitida Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra pinguis Sladen, 1889 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra simplex Bell, 1881 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCycethra verrucosa (Philippi, 1857)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From regional or thematic species database
Southern Ocean
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAntarctic Ocean [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:172578
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-12 13:53:46Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2005-07-28 06:51:10Z  changed  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-10-24 23:33:30Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Cycethra. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=172578 on 2017-09-22
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