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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscididae Rowe, 1977 
AphiaID: 196203

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 editorValvatida (Order)
Status accepted
Rank Family
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvatida
Sources  original description Rowe, F.W.E. (1977). A new family of Asteroidea (Echinodermata) with the description of five new species and one new species of Asterodiscides. Records of the Australian Museum. 31(5): 187-233., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Rowe-1977-Rec-Aust-Mus-315-187233 [details]

identification resource Rowe, F.W.E. (1977). A new family of Asteroidea (Echinodermata) with the description of five new species and one new species of Asterodiscides. Records of the Australian Museum. 31(5): 187-233., available online at http://australianmuseum.net.au/journal/Rowe-1977-Rec-Aust-Mus-315-187233 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphiaster Verrill, 1868
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides A. M. Clark, 1974
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaulia Gray, 1840

Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus Gray, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides A. M. Clark, 1974
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPauliella Ludwig, 1905 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPaulia Gray, 1840
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196203
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Date   action   by
2005-12-30 14:07:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterodiscididae Rowe, 1977. 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=196203 on 2014-09-21
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