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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster quadrispinus H.L. Clark, 1923 
AphiaID: 178537

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 editorSolasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster quadrispinus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLophaster Verrill, 1878
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. (1996). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 3. Velatida and Spinulosida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies, 5: pp. 183-250 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution  Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editortype locality Lions Head [details]
From other sources
Angola
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Angola [details]
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [details]
Southern Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalse Bay [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth East Africa [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (1 publication) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorType locality Type locality: NW of Lioon's Head, Cape Town, 420 m. (Clark & Courtman-Stock, 1976). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178537
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-08-04 07:50:58Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2008-01-24 09:19:09Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2009-01-08 02:40:22Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Lophaster quadrispinus. 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=178537 on 2014-12-19
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