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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa galatheae (Lütken, 1864) 
AphiaID: 212315

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 editorOphidiasteridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa galatheae (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa Gray, 1840
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa lemonnieri Koehler, 1910
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa lemonnieri lemmonnieri Koehler, 1910
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorScytaster galatheae Lutken, 1864
Sources  original description Lütken, C. (1864). Kritiske Bemaerkniger om forsjellige Søstjerne (Asteriderne), med Beskrivelse af nogle nye Arter. Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening. 1864(8-12): 123-169., available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/item/110778#page/519/mode/1up
page(s): 164 [details]

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 Subspecies Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNardoa galatheae platyspina (Jangoux & Aziz, 1984)
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (4 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection (2 records) 
Notes 
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore. General distribution: tropical, east Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 0-25 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHolotype Holotype in Zoological Museum, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen (Denmark). Type locality: Nicobar Ils, Bay of Bengal (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:212315
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Date   action   by
2000-09-07 07:15:45Z  created  Garcia, Maria
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-10-24 18:54:18Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
2015-01-06 04:22:30Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2015). Nardoa galatheae (Lütken, 1864). In: Mah, C.L. (2017). World Asteroidea database. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=212315 on 2017-07-26
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