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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster Perrier, 1875 
AphiaID: 206132

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 accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAsteropseidae Hotchkiss & Clark, 1976
Sources 
source of synonymy Blake, D.B. (1980). On the affinites of three small sea-star families. Journal of Natural History 14: 163-182 [details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster striatus (Lamarck, 1816)

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster spinifera H.L. Clark, 1921 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValvaster striatus (Lamarck, 1816)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorType specimen Type species: Asterias striata Lamarck, 1816 by monotypy (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206132
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Date   action   by
1999-09-04 22:25:11Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-10-01 17:04:30Z  changed  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2006-09-29 11:38:53Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-12-07 14:43:37Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Valvaster Perrier, 1875. 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=206132 on 2014-08-30
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