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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTarsaster fascicularis (Perrier, 1881) 
AphiaID: 178782

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 editorForcipulatacea (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorForcipulatida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPedicellasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTarsaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTarsaster Sladen, 1889
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias fascicularis Perrier, 1881
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLeptasterias fascicularis (Perrier, 1881)
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]

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]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:178782
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-08-05 07:22:50Z  created  Aracina, Claudia
2007-12-30 06:47:15Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Tarsaster fascicularis (Perrier, 1881). 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=178782 on 2014-09-18
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