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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTessellaster H.L. Clark, 1941 
AphiaID: 178143

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 editorTessellaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTessellaster notabilis H.L. Clark, 1941
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Sources  original description Clark, H. L. (1941). Reports on the scientific results of the Atlantis expeditions to the West Indies, under the joint auspices of the University of Havana and Harvard University. The Echinoderms (other than holothurians). Memorias de la Sociedad Cubana de Historia Natural. 15(1): 1-154, 10 plates.
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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTessellaster notabilis H.L. Clark, 1941
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178143
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Date   action   by
2005-07-28 06:51:10Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-01-26 04:29:56Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2015). Tessellaster. In: Mah, C.L. (2015) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178143 on 2016-07-29
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