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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonasterinae Perrier, 1884 
AphiaID: 196205

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) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonasterinae (Subfamily)
Status accepted
Rank Subfamily
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGoniasteridae Forbes, 1841
Sources  original description Perrier, E. (1884). Mémoire sur les étoiles de mer recueilliés dans la mer des Antilles et le golfe du Mexique : durant les expéditions de dragace faites sous la direction de M. Alexandre Agassiz. Archives (Muséum national d'histoire naturelle (France)). 2. sér., t. 6.:127-276., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/155793#page/7/mode/1up
page(s): 231 [details]

identification resource Mah, C. (2007). Systematics, phylogeny and historical biogeography of the Pentagonaster clade (Asteroidea: Valvatida: Goniasteridae). Invertebrate Systematics 21: 311-339., available online at https://doi.org/10.1071/IS06049 [details]

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 Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAkelbaster Mah, 2007
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnchitosia Mah, 2007
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEknomiaster H.E.S. Clark in H.E.S. Clark & D.G. McKnight, 2001
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPawsonaster Mah, 2007
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentagonaster Gray, 1840
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorRyukuaster Mah, 2007
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorToraster A.M. Clark, 1952
Genus Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTosia Gray, 1840
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent + fossil
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:196205
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Date   action   by
2005-12-30 14:07:12Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-19 09:31:50Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2014-06-11 21:15:11Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Pentagonasterinae Perrier, 1884. 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=196205 on 2017-07-25
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