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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallopatiria formosa (Mortensen, 1933) 
AphiaID: 177967

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 editorAsterinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallopatiria (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCallopatiria Verrill, 1913
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParanepanthia formosa Mortensen, 1933
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorParasterina formosa Mortensen, 1933
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPatiria formosa A.M. Clark, 1956
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. and M.E. Downey. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall: London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Angola
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Angola [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalse Bay [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 1 proteins) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:177967
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-28 06:51:10Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-12-10 02:34:30Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Callopatiria formosa (Mortensen, 1933). 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=177967 on 2014-09-16
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