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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis Perrier, 1891 
AphiaID: 178019

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 editorPoraniidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis echinaster Perrier, 1891 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniidae Perrier, 1893
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlexandraster Ludwig, 1905 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLahillea de Loriol, 1904 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOrtmannia de Loriol, 1906 (Synonym according to Fisher (1911))
Source  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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis echinaster Perrier, 1891
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis jordani Gotshall, 1994 (nomen nudum, insufficiently characterized. Mistaken ID in book.)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis capensis H.L. Clark, 1923 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis echinaster Perrier, 1891
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis japonica Fisher, 1939 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis inflata (Fisher, 1906)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis mira (de Loriol, 1904) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPoraniopsis echinaster Perrier, 1891
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178019
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-28 06:51:10Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-06-11 12:57:51Z  checked  Danis, Bruno
2009-01-30 03:03:03Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Poraniopsis Perrier, 1891. 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=178019 on 2014-12-20
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