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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoriaster Lutken, 1869 
AphiaID: 206933

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)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorOreasteridae Fisher, 1911
Sources  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 editorChoriaster granulatus Lütken, 1869

Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoriaster niassensis (Sluiter, 1895) accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChoriaster granulatus Lütken, 1869
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Type species: Choriaster granulatus Lütken, 1869 by original designation (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:206933
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Date   action   by
1999-09-02 20:23:25Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2006-09-07 06:51:43Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
2008-01-25 09:35:43Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2008-10-23 03:57:33Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2014). Choriaster Lutken, 1869. 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=206933 on 2014-10-21
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