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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus Fisher, 1906 
AphiaID: 178069

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 editorGoniasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus callimorphus Fisher, 1906 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Sources  original description Fisher, W.K. (1906). The starfishes of the Hawaiian islands. Bulletin of the United States Fish Commission, 23: 987-1130. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus boninensis Kogure & Tachikawa, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus brachyactis H.L. Clark, 1941
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus cadessus Macan, 1938
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus callimorphus Fisher, 1906
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus denticulatus McKnight, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus fisheri Koehler, 1909
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus lionotus Fisher, 1913
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstroceramus sphaeriostictus Fisher, 1913
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178069
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Date   action   by
2005-07-28 06:51:10Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-12-13 01:01:45Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Astroceramus Fisher, 1906. 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=178069 on 2014-09-21
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