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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterope Müller & Troschel, 1840 
AphiaID: 204580

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 editorAsteropseidae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (A junior primary homonym of Asterope Hubner, 1819 according to Wright in Spencer & Wright (1966))
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis Müller & Troschel, 1840
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterias carinifera Lamarck, 1816 (type by monotypy)
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropseidae Hotchkiss & Clark, 1976
Source  basis of record Rowe, F.W.E & Gates, J. (1995). Echinodermata. In ‘Zoological Catalogue of Australia’. 33 (Ed A. Wells.) pp xiii + 510 (CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.) [details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterope carinifera Müller & Troschel, 1842 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropsis carinifera (Lamarck, 1816)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Note 
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHomonymy A junior primary homonym of Asterope Hubner, 1819 according to Wright in Spencer & Wright (1966), replaced by Asteropsis Muller & Troschel, 1840 nom. nov. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204580
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2000-09-07 07:15:45Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2006-07-10 08:01:24Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-12-07 14:43:37Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterope Müller & Troschel, 1840. 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=204580 on 2014-09-15
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