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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis pontoporeus Sladen, 1883 
AphiaID: 178656

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 irregularis (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis pontoporeus (Subspecies)
Status accepted
Rank Subspecies
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis (Pennant, 1777)
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten capensis Studer, 1884 (synonym according to Doderlein (1917))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAstropecten irregularis pontoporaeus Sladen, 1883 (Spelling variation)
Sources  original description Sladen, W.P. (1883) The Asteroidea of H.M.S. Challenger Expedition, pt. 2. Astropectinidae. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Zoology 17: 214-269., available online at http://biodiversitylibrary.org/page/31628552
page(s): 259 [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 contained in Western Cape [from synonym] [view taxon] [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 editorFalse Bay (South Africa) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAtlantic Ocean [details]
Links Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (3 records) 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178656
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-08-04 07:50:58Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2009-01-11 20:59:00Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2009). Astropecten irregularis pontoporeus. 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=178656 on 2017-06-28
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