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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster Döderlein, 1916 
AphiaID: 204070

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 editorOreasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreasteridae Fisher, 1911
Sources  original description Doderlein, L. (1916). Uber die Gattung Oreaster und Verwandte.Zoologischen Jahrbuchern 40: 409-440 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster affinis (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster alveolatus (Perrier, 1875)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster chinensis (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster cumingi (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster decipiens (Bell, 1884)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster gracilis (Lütken, 1871)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster horridus (Gray, 1840)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster magnificus (Goto, 1914)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster mammillatus (Audouin, 1826)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster multispinus (von Martens, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster regulus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster sibogae Döderlein, 1916
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster tuberculatus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster westermanni (Lutken, 1871)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster australis (Lutken, 1871) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster regulus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster australis Döderlein, 1916 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaster hybridus Döderlein, 1936
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster cebuana Döderlein, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster regulus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster crassimana Döderlein, 1936 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster multispinus (von Martens, 1866)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster mammillatus Tortonese, 1960 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster odhneri Döderlein, 1926 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster regulus (Müller & Troschel, 1842)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster orientalis (Muller & Troschel, 1842) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPentaceraster chinensis (Gray, 1840)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTaxonomy The status of the several nominal species of Pentaceraster from the Japanese/Asian region is badly in need of reassessment. [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Asterias mammillatus Audouin, 1827 by original designation (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204070
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Date   action   by
1999-06-12 17:04:53Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-29 10:30:23Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2006-09-27 07:06:07Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-12-07 02:46:14Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Pentaceraster Döderlein, 1916. 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=204070 on 2014-11-24
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