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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster vicinus Ludwig, 1907 
AphiaID: 178727

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 editorPorcellanasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster Fisher, 1905
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEremicaster pacificus Madsen, 1951 (synonym according to Madsen (1961).)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPorcellanaster vicinus Ludwig, 1907
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. (1989). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 1: Paxillosida and Notomyotida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1989). Echinoderm Studies, 3: pp. 225-347 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWest Africa Coast [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Antarctic Invertebrates 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
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 
Notes 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Cosmopolitan (World Oceans) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Indian Ocean (A.M. Clark, 1989). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178727
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Eremicaster vicinus Ludwig, 1907. 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=178727 on 2014-07-26
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