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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia avicularia Fisher, 1913 
AphiaID: 213115

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 editorPaxillosida (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidiidae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia avicularia (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia Forbes, 1839
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia avicularia Fisher, 1913
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLuidia moroisoana Goto, 1914 (Synonym according to Jangoux (1981))
Sources  original description Fisher, W.K. (1913). New starfishes from the Philippine Islands, Celebes, and the Moluccas. Proceedings of the Untied States National Museum 46: 201-224, available online at http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/page/7761999#page/261/mode/1up
page(s): 203 [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorモロイソスナヒトデ [from synonym]  [details]
Environment marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
Fossil range recent only
Distribution 
From editor or global species database
Indonesia
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorIndonesia [details]
Philippines
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhilippines [details]
From other sources
South Africa
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSouth Africa (country) (doubtful[details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (7 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Echinodermata Collection 
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorValidity Treated as a synonym of L. moroisoana Goto, 1914 by Hayashi (1973) but with Fisher's date mistakenly cited as 1914. [details]

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Also distributed in SE Arabia, East Indies, Philippine, China, south Japan and South Pacific Is. (Clark & Rowe, 1971); Australia (Rowe & Gates, 1995).
Ecology: benthic, inshore, continental shelf. General distribution: tropical, east Indo-west Pacific Ocean, depth range 6-308 m. (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRemark Fisher, 1919 as author and type locality: Philippines, 215 m. in A.M. Clark (1974).
Holotype in U.S. National Museum, Washington, D.C. (USA) No. 32624. Type locality: between Samar and Masbate (12°13'15"N 124°05'03"E), Philippines (Rowe & Gates, 1995). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:213115
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
1999-11-17 21:17:06Z  created  Vanden Berghe, Edward
2000-09-26 07:19:20Z  changed  Garcia, Maria
2008-10-08 04:07:19Z  changed  Mah, Christopher
  
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  Citation: Mah, C. (2008). Luidia avicularia Fisher, 1913. 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=213115 on 2017-04-28
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