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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster Halpern, 1970 
AphiaID: 178131

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 editorPillsburiaster geographicus Halpern, 1970 (type by original designation)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
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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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster annandalei (Koehler, 1909)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster aoteanus McKnight, 1973
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster calvus Mah, 2011
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster ernesti (Ludwig, 1905)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster geographicus Halpern, 1970
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster indutilis McKnight, 2006
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster maini McKnight, 1973
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178131
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Date   action   by
2005-07-28 06:51:10Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-10-23 02:03:00Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Pillsburiaster Halpern, 1970. 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=178131 on 2014-08-30
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