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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia Gray, 1840 
AphiaID: 178199

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 editorMithrodiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia spinulosa Gray, 1840 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodiidae Viguier, 1878
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeresaster Michelin, 1844 (A synonym according to Sladen (1889))
Sources  original description Gray J.E. (1840). A synopsis of the genera and species of the class Hypostoma (Asterias Linnaeus). Annals of the Magazine of Natural History 6: 175-184; 275-290. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia bradleyi Verrill, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia fisheri Holly, 1932

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia bailleui Perrier (MS) in Engel, John & Cherbonnier, 1948 (nomen nudum, Nomen nudum according to Engel et al. (1948))

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia echinulatus (Müller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia enriquecasoi Caso, 1976 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia bradleyi Verrill, 1870
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia gigas Mortensen, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorThromidia gigas (Mortensen, 1935)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia spinulosa Gray, 1840 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia victoriae Bell, 1882 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMithrodia clavigera (Lamarck, 1816)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorClassification In family Echinasteridae in Ludwig (1899). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178199
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Date   action   by
2005-07-29 10:12:16Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-12-07 14:43:37Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Mithrodia Gray, 1840. 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=178199 on 2014-12-25
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