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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816) 
AphiaID: 178748

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 editorSpinulosacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSpinulosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) (Subgenus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) Gray, 1840 represented as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster Müller & Troschel, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias echinophora Lamarck, 1816
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias spinosa Retzius, 1805 (Homonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) crassispina Verrill, 1868 (Synonym according to Verrill (1915))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEchinaster (Othilia) spinosus (Retzius, 1805) (Synonym according to Fisher (1919))
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStellonia spinosa Nardo, 1834 (Invalid Synonym)
Sources  basis of record Clark, A.M. (1996). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 3. Velatida and Spinulosida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1996). Echinoderm Studies, 5: pp. 183-250 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From other sources
Bahamas
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBahamas [details]
Caribbean Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCaribbean Sea [details]
Cuba
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCuba [details]
Dominican Republic
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDominican Republic [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Jamaica
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorJamaica [details]
Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorYucatan [details]
Nicaragua
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNicaragua [details]
South Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCape Frio [details]
United States
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorFlorida [details]
Venezuela
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVenezuela [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGuyanas [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPuerto Rico [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo The echinoderms of Panama LifeDesks 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
ImageChecked: verified by a taxonomic editor 
Echinaster (Othilia) echinophorus from Brazil
Echinaster (Othilia) e...
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178748
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2008-10-26 05:06:00Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Echinaster (Othilia) echinophorus (Lamarck, 1816). 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=178748 on 2014-10-21
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