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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842 
AphiaID: 178647

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 editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropectinidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis armatus John, 1948
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis erinaceus John, 1948
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis riensis Döderlein, 1917
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten kochianus Döderlein, 1902
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten pulcher Gray, 1840
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten riensis Döderlein, 1917 (Subspecies according to Doderlein (1917))
Source  basis of record Clark, A.M. and M.E. Downey. (1992). Starfishes of the Atlantic. Chapman & Hall Identification Guides, 3. Chapman & Hall: London, UK. ISBN 0-412-43280-3. xxvi, 794 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis peruvianus Verrill, 1870

Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis armatus John, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis erinaceus John, 1948 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis riensis Döderlein, 1917 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Brazil
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Brazil [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Chile
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTierra del Fuego [details]
Uruguay
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUruguay [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFalkland Islands [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 (15 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (3 nucleotides; 3 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpelling Lapsus braziliensis Verrill, 1915 [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178647
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-08-04 07:50:58Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2008-06-11 09:51:08Z  checked  Danis, Bruno
2008-10-17 04:40:47Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Astropecten brasiliensis Müller & Troschel, 1842. In: Mah, C.L. (2014) World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=178647 on 2014-12-19
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