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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachaster Döderlein, 1916 
AphiaID: 205503

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 editorMonachaster (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreasteridae Fisher, 1908
Sources  original description Döderlein, L. (1916). Uber die Gattung Oreaster und verwandte. Zoologische Jahrbücher. 40: 409-440., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/37614#page/473/mode/1up
page(s): 412; note: No specific subheading. Included in 2nd paragraph on page. [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachaster sanderi (Meissner, 1892)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachaster umbonatus Macan, 1938 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMonachaster sanderi (Meissner, 1892) (Synonym according to Clark and Rowe (1971) & verified by Tortonese (1976))
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank  
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Goniodiscus sanderi Meissner 1892. Placed in Goniasteridae in Walenkamp (1990). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205503
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Date   action   by
1999-06-12 17:04:53Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 10:45:07Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2008-01-25 09:35:43Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Monachaster Döderlein, 1916. In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=205503 on 2017-10-23
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