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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus Gray, 1847 
AphiaID: 204702

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 editorAsterodiscididae (Family)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (Homonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides A. M. Clark, 1974
Rank Genus
Typetaxon Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus elegans Gray, 1847
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscididae Rowe, 1977
Source  basis of record Clark, A.M. (1993). An index of names of recent Asteroidea, part 2: Valvatida, in: Jangoux, M.; Lawrence, J.M. (Ed.) (1993). Echinoderm Studies, 4: pp. 187-366 (look up in IMIS[details]

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Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus elegans Gray, 1847 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides elegans (Gray, 1847)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus helonotus Fisher, 1913 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides helonotus (Fisher, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus hiroi Hayashi, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides helonotus (Fisher, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus truncatus Coleman, 1911 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides truncatus (Coleman, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus tuberculosus Fisher, 1906 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides tuberculosus (Fisher, 1906)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSynonymy Junior homonym of Asterodiscus Ehrenberg 1839, a genus of protozoa, renamed by A.M. Clark (1974). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:204702
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Date   action   by
1999-06-08 22:07:11Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-12-17 01:25:53Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterodiscus Gray, 1847. 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=204702 on 2014-09-16
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