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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPythonaster murrayi Sladen, 1889 
AphiaID: 178579

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 editorMyxasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPythonaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPythonaster murrayi (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPythonaster Sladen in Thomson & Murray, 1885
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPythonaster murrayi Sladen, 1889
Sources  original description Sladen, W.P. (1889). Report on the Asteroidea. Report on the Scientific Results of the Voyage of H.M.S. Challenger during the years 1873-1876, Zoology. 30(51): xlii + 893 pages 118 plates., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/18948
page(s): 532 [details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorArgentine Basin [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBrazil Basin [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178579
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-08-04 07:50:58Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2009-01-08 03:57:10Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2009). Pythonaster murrayi Sladen, 1889. 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=178579 on 2017-08-22
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