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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster Sladen, 1882 
AphiaID: 178545

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 editorVelatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPterasteridae Perrier, 1875
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCryptaster Perrier, 1885 (Synonym according to Madsen (1947))
Sources  original description Sladen, W.P. (1882) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. Challenger Expedition, pt. 1. Pterasteridae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London. 16: 189-246 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster coa Sladen, 1882
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster gracilis Jangoux & Aziz, 1988
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster personatus (Perrier, 1885)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster tenuissimus Bernasconi, 1966
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCalyptraster vitreus Bernasconi, 1972
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Calyptraster coa Sladen, 1882. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178545
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Date   action   by
2005-08-04 07:50:58Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Calyptraster Sladen, 1882. 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=178545 on 2014-09-18
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