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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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPillsburiaster (Genus)
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  original description Halpern, J.A. (1970). Biological Investigations of the deep sea.53. New species and genera of goniasterid sea stars. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 83(1): 1-12, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/107535#page/15/mode/1up
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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. (2008). Pillsburiaster Halpern, 1970. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178131 on 2017-07-24
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