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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides A. M. Clark, 1974 
AphiaID: 205848

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 accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscididae Rowe, 1977
Synonymised
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  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscus Gray, 1847 (Homonym)
Sources  original description Clark, A.M. (1974). Notes on some echinoderms from southern Africa. Bulluetin of the British Museum of Natural History (Zoology) 26(6): 423-487, 3 pls, 16 figs, 1 map, 3 tables (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides belli Rowe, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides bicornutus Lane & Rowe, 2009
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides cherbonnieri Rowe, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides crosnieri Rowe, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides culcitulus Rowe, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides elegans (Gray, 1847)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides fourmanoiri Rowe, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides grayi Rowe, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides helonotus (Fisher, 1913)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides japonicus Imaoka, Irimura, Okutani, Oguro, Oji & Kanazawa, 1991
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides lacrimulus Rowe, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides macroplax Rowe, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides multispinus Rowe, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides pinguiculus Rowe, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides soleae Rowe, 1985
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides tessellatus Rowe, 1977
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides truncatus (Coleman, 1911)
Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides tuberculosus (Fisher, 1906)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides helenotus Jangoux, 1984 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsterodiscides soleae Rowe, 1985
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark nom. nov. for Asterodiscus Gray, 1847. Type species: Asterodiscus elegans Gray 1847, by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:205848
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Date   action   by
1999-06-12 17:04:53Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-25 12:31:29Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2006-09-06 06:55:51Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-01-21 08:09:52Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Asterodiscides A. M. Clark, 1974. 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=205848 on 2014-08-20
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